Noun. 1. A lighthearted term for a fool or idiot.
2. A bread bun. Also barm cake. North-west use

English slang and colloquialisms. 2014.

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  • barmcake — noun a) A barm (bread roll). Without these deprivations we would have missed the exquisite pleasure of a Spam barmcake, bought at a local cafe on pay day. b) A foolish person. More like his coffin if the barmcake tries to take on the river… …   Wiktionary

  • barmcake — n. soft flat bread roll made with wholemeal flour; (Slang) fool, idiot …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bun — A bun is a small, usually sweet bread. Commonly they are hand sized or smaller, domed in shape with a flat bottom. It can also mean a savory bread roll similar to a bap or barmcake.Basic buns are usually made using flour, sugar, eggs, yeast and… …   Wikipedia

  • balm — Noun. A bread bun or roll. Common mispelling of barm. Cf. barmcake …   English slang and colloquialisms

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