Australia slang dictionary



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AUSTRALIA SLANG DICTIONARY


Ankle biter

Small Child

Arvo


Afternoon, "I'll be there this arvo."

Agro

Aggravated, angry

Away with the pixies

Daydreaming

Aussie (pron. Ozzie)

Australian

Back of beyond

Way away from civilization

Barrack

Root for, cheer, "I barrack for the Magpies."

Bathers

Swim trunks

Billabong

Watering hole

Biscuits

Cookies

Bloke

Man

Blowies

Blow flies

Bum

The part of you that sits on a chair, your bottom.

Bush

Land outside the city

Bush telegraph

The town gossip

Car park

Parking lot

Chips

French fries

Chook

Chicken

Chrissie

Christmas

Cockie

Farmer

Cocky

Cockatoo

Cuppa

Cup of tea or coffee

Dag

Amusingly uncoordinated, "he's such a dag"

Daks

Underpants

Dinki-di

Something good from Australia

Dilly bag

Small food bag or carry bag

Digger

Australian soldier

Didgeridoo

Aboriginal wind instrument

Dob (in)

Snitch (most Australians won't)

Drongo

a dope, stupid person

Engaged (phone)

busy, "the phone is engaged."

Fair dinkum

Someone or something genuine

Fairy Floss

Cotton candy

Footy

Australian Rules Football

Fred Nerk

Someone imaginary, "I suppose Fred Nerk did it?"

G'day

Australian for hello

Good on ya

Good job, good for you

Great Australian wave

Swatting flies away from your face

Grog

Alcohol

Give way (traffic sign)

Yield

Happy as Larry

Very happy

Icy pole

Popsicle

jelly

jell-o

Joe Bloggs

Mr. average citizen, John Doe

Jumper

Sweater

Kit

A pack with your belongings

Lollies

Candy

Lift

Elevator

Mackers

McDonald's

Mate

Friend

Matilda

Sleeping bag or roll

Milk bar

Convenience store

Mozzie

Mosquito

Mum and dad

Mother and father

Nappy

Diaper

No worries

No problem at all

Nong

Idiot, "you nong!"

Oldies

Parents

Ooroo

Goodbye

Oy!

Hey!

Oz

Australia

Panel beater

Auto body shop

Pash

A passionate kiss

Petrol

Gasoline

Prezzies

Presents

Push bike

Bicycle

Rellies

Relatives

Rubber

Pencil eraser

Sacked

Fired from your job

Scones (short O)

Biscuits

My shout

I'll pay this time

Singlet

Undershirt or tank top

Stickybeak

Nosy person

Snag

Sausage

Shonky

A questionable deal

Swag

Canvas bag for your belongings

Ta

Thanks

Tea

Dinner

Tucker

Food

Tuckshop

School cafeteria or snack shop

Ute

Utility vehicle, pickup truck

Whinge

Complain all the time, "what's he whinging about now?"

Woop Woop

A long way from civilization

Yobbo

Redneck

You Right?

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