commie

commie1
/kom"ee/, n., adj. (often cap.) Informal (disparaging and offensive).
communist.
Also, commy.
[1935-40; COMM(UNIST) + -IE]
commie2
/kom"ee/, n.
a playing marble, esp. one not used as a shooter.
[1920-25; comm(on marble) + -IE]

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