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tommyrot

[ tom-ee-rot ]
/ ˈtɒm iˌrɒt /
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noun
nonsense; utter foolishness.
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Origin of tommyrot

1880–85; tommy simpleton (see tomfool) + rot
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British Dictionary definitions for tommyrot

tommyrot
/ (ˈtɒmɪˌrɒt) /

noun
utter nonsense; tomfoolery
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