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Definition of goombah



  • a true friend. Reserved for only the closest of pals.
    Friends help you move; goombahs help you move the bodies.

    Last edited on Oct 19 2013. Submitted by George from New York, NY, USA on Aug 18 2002.

  • A hired thug. Usually a large man, paid to be the bodyguard and or mercenary of the person paying him.
    I'll send Ryan, my goombah, to shake down that punk, who was bustin' our balls, the other day.

    Last edited on May 14 2011. Submitted by Aaron ". from Minier, IL, USA on Jun 27 2004.

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Definitions include: Good or close friend.
Definitions include: a word used to acknowledge a friend.
Definitions include: to be great, exciting, or fun.
Definitions include: a person with whom one shares a flat; "roommate".
Definitions include: Also friends for cut.
Definitions include: a friend.
Definitions include: friend.
Definitions include: form of address for a male friend.
Definitions include: a clique of people.
Definitions include: a good female friend that is more like a sister.
Definitions include: friend. Sometimes pronounced "pot-na."
Definitions include: homie.
Definitions include: alternate pronunciation of bro.
Definitions include: very good, excellent, interesting, fun, etc.
Definitions include: friends who have sex (or other sexual contact) with each other.

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Definitions include: prefix applied to another word.
Definitions include: excitement.
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Definitions include: Describes a quirky one-eyed wink, used online including via twitter.

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