Brooklynese

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noun Brook·lyn·ese \ˌbru̇-klə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\

Definition of Brooklynese

  1. :  the vernacular speech of greater New York City and environs

Origin and Etymology of brooklynese

Brooklyn, borough of New York City


First Known Use: 1939

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