Definition of down under in English:
In or to Australia or New Zealand: take a flight down under in September
More example sentences
- Those who are serious about starting a new life down under in Australia have a number of ways they can apply for residency.
- Have I been deported down under to Australia where for some reason they start the Christmas preparations in August?
- Ballina woman, Phyllis Donnelly, now living in Mullingar, was on holiday down under when she saw the signpost.
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late 19th century: with reference to the position of these countries on a globe.
Definition of down under in:
- US English dictionary