Aussie

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Definition

an Aussie: a person from Australia (informal language)
noun
The term 'Aussie' is pronounced as if it were written 'ozzie', with a 'z' sound rather than a hard 'ss' sound.

Examples

  • "Jeff (Australia) : Well, the nickname for Australia is 'Oz', and the people are called 'Aussies'."
  • "Aussie : Oh!"
  • "Aussie : Sorry, mate."
  • "Aussie : Because the currencies are not the same: 1 American Dollar is 1.1 Australian Dollars."
  • "Aussie : Thank you."
  • "Aussie : What?"
  • "Brent : I heard that Aussies and Kiwis hated each other, like cowboys and Indians, Tom and Jerry, North Korea and everyone."
  • "Shrimp catchers get paid 300 Aussie dollars for only 3 hours' work a day!"
  • "Aussie : Well, the last time I looked, 1 American Dollar was worth about 1.1 Australian Dollars."
  • "- Foster's (a type of beer that Aussies don't even like!"

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