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Aussie Slang Dictionary

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  1. Face like a smashed crab

    Meaning

    Used to describe a person with an ugly face

    Used in a sentence

    That girl you hooked up with last night had a face like a smashed crab

    Submitted by Rod Howarth
  2. Fair crack of the whip

    Meaning

    Give me a break!

    Used in a sentence

    Twenty bucks for a salad? Fair crack of the whip!

    Submitted by travel bug
  3. Fair Dinkum

    Meaning

    is that true

    Used in a sentence

    my mate was telling me about this huge fish he caught and i said fair dinkum mate

    Submitted by kylie farmer
  4. Fair go

    Meaning

    A chance to try something and achieve.

    Used in a sentence

    All they're asking for is a fair go, I think we should give em a go.

    Submitted by Luke Bosman
  5. Fair shake of the sauce bottle

    Meaning

    giving it a fair go

    Used in a sentence

    i think you should give a fair shake of you the sauce bottle mate

    Submitted by Reece Hall
  6. Fair suck of the Sauce!

    Meaning

    a fair opportunity

    Used in a sentence

    Fair suck of the sauce mate? Surely it is my turn!

    Submitted by Karen Blake
  7. Fair suck of the sav

    Meaning

    You have not been fairly treated. You would like to get away with something you know you should not.

    Used in a sentence

    "OI! Mate, you cant leave your car there it is a no parking zone." "Fair suck of the sav mate i'm only going in to pick up a slab I will be 1 minute.

    Submitted by Neal Cook
  8. Fart in the wind

    Meaning

    To leave or disappear very quickly

    Used in a sentence

    When Jason realised Kylie, his ex was at the party, he took off like a fart in the wind.

    Submitted by Tom Baric
  9. fell off his perch

    Meaning

    died

    Used in a sentence

    Gazza won't be coming anymore; he fell off his perch last week.

    Submitted by Esther Beaton
  10. Fell out of the ugly tree

    Meaning

    None too attractive

    Used in a sentence

    Nice guy but he fell out of the ugly tree!

    Submitted by George R. Smith
  11. Fella's

    Meaning

    A group of people - usually Male

    Used in a sentence

    Hey Fellas, could you give me a hand putting this tinny in the drink...

    Submitted by Todd McGeary
  12. fifteen

    Meaning

    A 15 fl oz (425ml) glass. Predominately Hobart useage. Mainly referred to as a 'schooner'. Also known as a pint in Adelaide.

    Used in a sentence

    Can I get a fifteen of beer thanks.

    Submitted by Damien Bond
  13. Finch Pinchers

    Meaning

    See Budgie Smugglers (only tighter)

    Used in a sentence

    Red finch pinchers were very popular with some swimmers.

    Submitted by L Cropley
  14. Fits like a P#*$k in a Shirt Sleeve

    Meaning

    It is a loose Fit [an Engineering Term]

    Used in a sentence

    Bleedin' 'ell, Mate, it fits like a P#*$k in a Shirt Sleeve and will probably fall out.

    Submitted by Howard Smith
  15. Fitter than a Mallie Bull

    Meaning

    It infers that a person is very well health wise.

    Used in a sentence

    "I've never felt better, in fact I am fitter than a Mallie Bull.

    Submitted by Theresa Comini
  16. Fitto

    Meaning

    Anyone who is of higher fitness level than the general public

    Used in a sentence

    ohh come on! Have at least one beer ya fitto!

    Submitted by Ryan Sorensen
  17. Flamin' Hell

    Meaning

    For goodness sake, oh no

    Used in a sentence

    Flamin' hell it's so hot

    Submitted by Kerry Walsh
  18. Flannie

    Meaning

    Flannelette shirt.

    Used in a sentence

    Chuck a flannie on, it's gettin a bit cold outside.

    Submitted by Aaron Willis
  19. Flat chat

    Meaning

    Very busy.

    Used in a sentence

    Mate would love to talk but I am a bit flat chat.

    Submitted by Alister Creswick
  20. Flat out like a lizard drinking.

    Meaning

    Really busy,,,,, Flat out

    Used in a sentence

    Cant help at the moment, I'm flat out like a lizard drinking.

    Submitted by joanne hodder
  21. Flavour Saver

    Meaning

    Small bushell of beard directly below the bottom lip

    Used in a sentence

    "Seen dazza lately, he's got a flavour saver these days!"

    Submitted by Ryan Sorensen
  22. Footie / Footy

    Meaning

    An abbreviation of the word Football (Soccer, Australian Rules Football, Rugby League)

    Used in a sentence

    You going to the footie this arvo to watch the Aussies?

    Submitted by Justin Waters
  23. Freebie

    Meaning

    To get something for free.

    Used in a sentence

    It's as cheap as chips, may as well be a freebie!

    Submitted by Mark Rathborne
  24. Frog in a sock

    Meaning

    Someone or something having very energetic, eratic or frantic behaviour

    Used in a sentence

    "That cicada we trapped in the jar is going off like a frog in a sock!"

    Submitted by Peter C M McCormack
  25. Full as a doctors wallet.

    Meaning

    Full stomach.

    Used in a sentence

    I couldn't eat another thing....I am full as as Doctors wallet.

    Submitted by Leoni Aitchison
  26. Full as a goog!

    Meaning

    I am full from eating and/or drinking.

    Used in a sentence

    "Mate i've had enough, i'm full as a goog!"

    Submitted by Ryan Sorensen
  27. Fullubadibs

    Meaning

    Flabby underarms

    Used in a sentence

    "Oh Kimmy! Your fullabadibs almost knocked me out! Control your arms for Christ's Sake!"

    Submitted by Jess Cent
  28. Furphy, furfie

    Meaning

    A misleading or erroneous story

    Used in a sentence

    When Bruce said I was at the party, it was a furphy. I wasn't at all!

    Submitted by John Cunningham
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