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Colonel Blimp

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a person with old-fashioned ideas
  • felt like a Colonel Blimp when it came to how his grandchildren communicated with each other

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“Colonel Blimp.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/Colonel%20Blimp. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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