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freshie

/ ˈfrɛʃɪ /

noun

  1. informal.
    a new immigrant to the UK from the Asian subcontinent


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Word History and Origins

Origin of freshie1

C21: from fresh off the ( banana ) boat

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Example Sentences

They were determined to make her give up her room to that obnoxious little freshie, Miss Elster.

What Hamilton ought to lose is some of its freshie freshmen, retorted Leslie.

This freshie must be pretty white or she would have reported it to Remson.

She used to tell me a lot about her affairs when I was a freshie.

She treated me abominably the day I landed on the station platform, a freshie.

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