Share this entry

Share this page

Aussie

Line breaks: Aus¦sie
Pronunciation: /ˈɒzi
 
, ˈɒsi
 
/
(also Ozzie)

Definition of Aussie in English:

noun& adjective

Informal term for Australia or Australian.
Example sentences
  • It should be remembered that England are the only country to have got anywhere near beating the Ozzies for a year.
  • An Ozzie traveller complained to me that the only theft he had encountered was in youth hostels, and even then it was a piece of cheese from the fridge.
  • Best thing was that even the Aussies thought they were going to lose.

Words that rhyme with Aussie

cossie, mossie

Definition of Aussie in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day resilient
Pronunciation: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…