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mamaguy Line breaks: mama|guy
Pronunciation: /ˈmaməɡʌɪ/

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Definition of mamaguy in English:

verb

[with object] West Indian
Try to deceive (someone), especially with flattery or untruths: don’t try to mamaguy me at all!

Origin

From Spanish mamar gallo 'make a monkey of'.

Words that rhyme with mamaguy

sarcophagi • assegai

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