Brummie

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Brummie

(ˈbrʌmɪ)
n
informal a native or inhabitant of Birmingham, England
adj
of or relating to Birmingham
[C20: from Brummagem]
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Noun1.Brummie - a native or resident of Birmingham, England
English person - a native or inhabitant of England
Translations

Brummie

[ˈbrʌmɪ] N (Brit) → nativo/a m/f or habitante mf de Birmingham

Brummie

[ˈbrʌmi] n
(= resident) → habitant(e) m/f de Birmingham
(originally from)natif/ive m/f de Birmingham

Brummie

[ˈbrʌmɪ] n (fam) (resident) → abitante m/f di Birmingham; (native) → originario/a di Birmingham
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One of the men was described as black, around 5ft 8ins, slim and slight, with a dark hat and a Birmingham accent.
IRISH actress Charlie Murphy has admitted it was a "daunting" task taking on the Birmingham accent for the new series of Peaky Blinders.
It's bad news for Brummies after the Birmingham accent was voted the least attractive in the British Isles.
The piece went on to explain how an academic study had concluded that speaking with a Birmingham accent is considered less intelligent or attractive than not speaking at all.
The Educating Rita star was taught by nuns who corrected her constantly and slapped her face because of her Birmingham accent.
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The Birmingham accent, spoken by comedian Frank Skinner and rock musician Ozzy Osbourne came second to bottom.
Mr Brindley, who has a Birmingham accent and speaks with a stammer, has been sighted in Sunderland, Middlesbrough and Newcastle since he went missing.
They have a Birmingham accent and are known to be travelling in a blue Vauxhall Cavalier, registration number N304 CKD.
The research found that the Birmingham accent was the funniest, with the Scouse twang second and Geordie in third place.
The Birmingham accent, closely associated with comedians Frank Skinner, Jasper Carrott and Lenny Henry, came top.

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