nimshi

noun
nim·​shi | \ ˈnim(p)shē \

Definition of nimshi

North
: a silly person : fool

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History and Etymology for nimshi

probably alteration of English dialect nimshie flighty girl

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“Nimshi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nimshi. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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