noun (plural derros)Australian/NZ informal
A vagrant, especially one who is dependent on alcohol.
More example sentences
- He gave me his real name, when he was actually known to locals as ‘Panda’ - one of those local not-so-lovable derros that every town has.
- You travel invisibly, whirling, blustering, tearing things apart, a vortex in grass flattened out as if a derro's slept there overnight.
- The only person around was a derro.