[ nin-ee-ham-er ]
/ ˈnɪn iˌhæm ər /
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a fool or simpleton; ninny.
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That will do, Direxia; you mean well, but you are a ninnyhammer.Mrs. Tree|Laura E. Richards
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/ (ˈnɪnɪˌhæmə) /
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