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waxhead Line breaks: wax|head
Pronunciation: /ˈwakshɛd/

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Definition of waxhead in English:

noun

Australian informal
A surfer.
Example sentences
  • I'm a summer boy, a beach bum, a waxhead and the cold is not for me.
  • After a year of travelling around Johannesburg, Cape Town, Elizabeth Bay and of course Jeffreys Bay (or J-Bay for the waxheads), it was back home and off to Newcastle University.
  • Instead, he and the other waxheads thawed out with tins of beans warmed over a beach bonfire.

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