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Pronunciation of Blimps: Learn how to pronounce Blimps in English correctly

Learn how to say Blimps correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word blimp:

1 (also Colonel Blimp) British a pompous, reactionary type of person:
you’ll still find Colonel Blimps at local party level
2a small airship or barrage balloon.
North American a fat person:
I could work out four hours a day and still end up a blimp
3a soundproof cover for a cine camera.



First World War (in blimp (sense 2)): of uncertain origin. blimp (sense 1) derives from the character invented by cartoonist David Low, used in anti-German or anti-government drawings before and during the Second World War