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motser Line breaks: mot¦ser
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒtsə/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also motza)

Definition of motser in English:


Australian informal
A large sum of money, especially as won in gambling.
Example sentences
  • Has made a motza through his company Ateco Automotive, which imports Citroen, Alfa Romeo and Kia, although the Koreans are taking the lucrative franchise back in house from next March after Ateco got the brand into the top ten.
  • Instead both are big business, they work for big business and they make a motza.
  • So he made a motza hammering them.


1930s: probably from Yiddish matse 'bread'.

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