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n. 1 (context informal English) A person who wields a broom. 2 (context informal Australia English) A person who sweeps the floor and possibly does other menial tasks in a shearing shed. 3 (context informal US English) A broomtail (unbroken range mare).

Usage examples of "broomie".

He saw the broomies, two silent boys, sweep the dirty crutchings up to the sorter and fling them out on his rack.

I reckoned the broomies had got into the shed when we was over at the dance and started mucking round with the stuff in the press.