commie

noun, often capitalized
com·​mie | \ ˈkä-mē How to pronounce commie (audio) \

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Examples of commie in a Sentence

alleged that commies had infiltrated every level of the federal government
Recent Examples on the Web In their version the commie rock-throwers are left out and the Roma is a callback to those carefree decades of la dolce vita. Dan Neil, WSJ, 30 Apr. 2021 From the halls of Congress to the cries of despair from fevered keyboard warriors frothing from their Facebook feeds, the vocal minority have shouted in unison: That Major League Baseball is now an ultra-liberal, commie-loving cabal. Gabe Lacques, USA TODAY, 7 Apr. 2021 Who else will protect you from the godless commie anarchists? Adam Weinstein, The New Republic, 24 Aug. 2020 Here’s the sad truth: our special relationship is less special now that the U.K. has embraced the surveillance state commies at Huawei,’’ said U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. Washington Post, 29 Jan. 2020 Hold up: Americans don’t look to Chinese commies for the truth. NBC News, 4 Oct. 2019 Americans don’t look to Chinese commies for the truth. Fortune, 5 Oct. 2019 The party of family values adores a man who mocked women’s looks and lied about secret payments to a Playboy bunny, and the days of GOP hatred of commies is officially over, because Russia helped elect Trump. Steve Lopezcolumnist, Los Angeles Times, 24 Aug. 2019 Starcourt is a lush, kid-friendly hangout — and an invasive commie plot. Darren Franich, EW.com, 4 July 2019

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First Known Use of commie

1940, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for commie

by shortening & alteration

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Last Updated

13 May 2021

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“Commie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commie. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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