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gommie

[ gom-ee ]
/ ˈgɒm i /
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noun Canadian Slang (chiefly the Maritime Provinces).
a fool.
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Origin of gommie

Hiberno-English gom (akin to gommel<Irish gamal lout, simpleton) + -ie
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