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gone pecan

gone pecan
 n.— «“I’m a gone pecan,” the last two words rhyming.» —by Paul Fleischman Breakout Aug., 2003. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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  • When I was growing up in New Orleans, I always took “gone pecan” (pronounced “GAWN pa-CAWN”) to mean “stubborn”, “unreasonable” or even “unofficially insane”.

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