nominy

noun
nom·​i·​ny | \ ˈnäməni \
plural -es

Definition of nominy

1 dialectal, England : a formulaic or conventional piece of rhyming doggerel also : rigmarole
2 dialectal, England : a long-winded speech

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History and Etymology for nominy

probably from Latin in nomine in the name

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“Nominy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nominy. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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