from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who wields a broom.
- n. A person who sweeps the floor and possibly does other menial tasks in a shearing shed.
- n. A broomtail (unbroken range mare).
Now that I read it all over I'm with broomie, bgw... and judi.
I can't say I've noticed that many new Cervelos on the road recently, but yesterday broomie said: Oh, and Scott is the new Cervelo for triathletes.
Before, however, we came to the station, I decided that both names were right enough, but that Bromwicham was the original name; signifying the home on the broomie moor, which name it lost in polite parlance for Birmingham, or the home of the son of Biarmer, when a certain man of Danish blood, called
trying for a sarcastic retort, but fighting head-cold... thanks broomie.
broomie/ah, hmmm, looks like I need to update my clothing for road riding.