Definition of offsider in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɒfsʌɪdə/


Australian /NZ informal
A partner, assistant, or deputy.
Example sentences
  • One was Mr Pringle, the second one was his offsider.
  • We have drill offsiders who are learning to become drillers, that are local Ballarat employees.
  • He was sixty-eight at the time, had turned savagely on his loyal offsider, and showed no intention of retiring.

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