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Definition of Bronx cheer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Bronx cheer

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BrE BrE//ˌbrɒŋks ˈtʃɪə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌbrɑːŋks ˈtʃɪr//
 
(North American English, informal)
 
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= raspberry (2) Word Origin 1920s: named after the Bronx, a borough in the north-east of New York City.
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