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Jabroni

other word formation type borrowing from Italian; noun
Someone who is a loser or not cool
 
Jim thinks he's good at soccer but he's just a jabroni.
Etymology : Mispronunciation of the Italian "jaboney," meaning naive person or hoodlum.
Source : American English from Italian, in use c.1990. First heard in college, late 2013
Last modified: 25 November 2013


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