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Pom   /pɔm/   Listen

A disparaging term for a British person.  Synonym: pommy.

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"Pom" Quotes from Famous Books

... "The little village of Pom lies just beyond our farthest outpost," said General Joffre. "Take the squadron of British and occupy it. You should be able to do ...
— The Boy Allies in the Trenches - Midst Shot and Shell Along the Aisne • Clair Wallace Hayes

... Drom, Pom, Pom, Pom, Pom, Drumming and fifing good Make hero-mood; Prophets upspring, Poets, too, sing; Music is life To peace and strife,— And men have ever heeded What chief by ...
— Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 10, No. 57, July, 1862 - A Magazine Of Literature, Art, And Politics • Various

... costume suitable for the Autumn may be made of shaded grenadine, trimmed with buckram pom-poms, made up on ...
— The Wallypug in London • G. E. Farrow

Words linked to "Pom" :   pom-pom, English person, Commonwealth of Australia, Australia, New Zealand

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