bimbominkia

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 2007: from bimbo (kid, baby) +‎ minkia (the informal Internet spelling of minchia, a vulgar interjection stereotypically associated with teenagers and chatspeak).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˌbim.boˈmiŋ.kja/
  • Hyphenation: bim‧bo‧mìn‧kia

Noun[edit]

bimbominkia m (plural bimbiminkia, feminine bimbaminkia)

  1. (neologism, colloquial, derogatory Internet slang, vulgar) A preteen or teenager, specifically one regarded as stupid, immature and annoying.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word originated on the Internet, but has become well enough known to younger generations that it is frequently used in regular conversation as well.