Definition of Joe Blake in English:

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Joe Blake

Pronunciation: /dʒəʊ ˈbleɪk/

noun

rhyming slang
1Australian A snake.
Example sentences
  • Strange to say, the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Atlas of Moonee Nature Reserve doesn't list this Joe Blake.
  • Our guide, Peter, pointed out the cormorants, kites and spoonbills resting in the gums and coolabah trees and warned us about the Joe Blakes.
2 (Joe Blakes) Australian /NZ The shakes; delirium tremens.
Example sentences
  • It's enough to give a bloke the Joe Blakes.
  • It looks like someone who has been binge drinking woke up with the "Joe Blakes."

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