Definition of Pat Malone in English:

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Pat Malone

Pronunciation: /pat məˈləʊn/


(in phrase on one's Pat Malone or pat) Australian /NZ informal
On one’s own.
Example sentences
  • Travelling with my Aussie mates, we took turns to navigate, but now I'm on my Pat Malone again.
  • Being all on my pat up there that evening somehow gave me the dingbats properly.
  • Robyn then left the stage, leaving yours truly all on his Pat Malone.


Early 20th century: rhyming slang.

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