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Definition of Geordie noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    Geordie

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈdʒɔːdi//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɔːrdi//
     
    (British English, informal)
     
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  1. 1[countable] a person from Tyneside in NE England Culture Geordies are well known in Britain for their friendly nature and sense of humour and for their accent, which is very different from standard English.
  2. 2[uncountable] a way of speaking, typical of people from Tyneside in NE England
  3. Word Origin mid 19th cent.: diminutive of the given name George.

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