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English definition of “Bronx cheer”

Bronx cheer

noun [C]   /ˌbrɒŋksˈtʃɪər/ US  /ˌbrɑːŋksˈtʃɪr/ US slang
a rude sound made by sticking the tongue out and blowingSounds made by humans with their mouths
(Definition of Bronx cheer noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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