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Colonel Blimp

noun

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  1. a person with old-fashioned ideas felt like a Colonel Blimp who had outlived his time Synonyms antediluvian, fogy, dodo, fossil, fud, fuddy-duddy, mossback, reactionary, stick-in-the-mud, stuffed shirtRelated Words conservative, rightist, Tory; mandarin, old hand, old-timer, veteran; old maidNear Antonyms liberal, progressive, radicalAntonyms hipster, modern, trendy


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