goombah

French translation: godfather

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English term or phrase:goombah
French translation:godfather
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06:58 Jan 2, 2001
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English term or phrase: goombah
Anyone know what a goombah is???

"He's my goombah. I still call him uncle."

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Ana.uk
godfather
Explanation:
The slang word goombah is the New York italian for "compare" properly pronounced "comparé" in italian. Another one of hollywood's favourites.

Hope this is of assistance to you.
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godfather


Explanation:
The slang word goombah is the New York italian for "compare" properly pronounced "comparé" in italian. Another one of hollywood's favourites.

Hope this is of assistance to you.


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