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mockney

(ˈmɒknɪ)
n
1. (Languages) (often capital) a person who affects a cockney accent
2. (Peoples) (often capital) a person who affects a cockney accent
3. (Languages) an affected cockney accent
adj
4. (Languages) denoting an affected cockney accent or a person who has one
5. (Peoples) denoting an affected cockney accent or a person who has one
[C20: mock + (cock)ney]
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Amid the mockney accents, takes-forever-to-get-started storyline and uneven acting is a clear attempt to cash-in on the success of Taken with an added dash of TV's 24.
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