Definition of croweater in English:

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croweater

Pronunciation: /ˈkrəʊˌiːtə/

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noun

Australian informal
A South Australian.
Example sentences
  • Queensland became Bananaland in 1880, South Australia became the home of the croweaters in 1881, Melbourne became Marvellous Melbourne in 1885, and Adelaide became the city of churches in 1873.
  • Two centremen had 22 disposals each, the only croweaters with more than 20 touches.
  • In fact the croweaters manage to stretch it out over a bloody week.

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