empty ; a toom purse makes a bleit (i. e. bashful) merchant; evidently derived from the Danish word TOM, empty.

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  • Toom — Toom, a. [OE. tom, fr. Icel. t[=o]mr; akin to Dan. & Sw. tom, As. t[=o]me, adv. Cf. {Teem} to pour.] Empty. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. & Scot.] Wyclif. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Toom (Netherlands) — Toom is a hamlet in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck, VUGA s Alfabetische Plaatsnamengids van Nederland (13th edition), VUGA, 1997.] about 1 km west of Budel, and a few hundred meters from the… …   Wikipedia

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