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Colonel Blimp

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noun
an elderly, pompous British reactionary, especially an army officer or government official.
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Also (sometimes lowercase) Blimp [blimp] /blɪmp/ .

Origin of Colonel Blimp

After a character appearing in cartoons by David Low
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Colonel Blimp

noun
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