dismal Jimmy

noun
dis·​mal Jim·​my | \ -ˈjimi \
variants: or dismal Jemmy \ -​ˈjemi \

Definition of dismal Jimmy

British slang
: a man noted for depressing pessimistic predictions and frame of mind

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History and Etymology for dismal Jimmy

from Jimmy, Jemmy, nickname for James

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“Dismal Jimmy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dismal%20Jimmy. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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