Definition of waltz or walk Matilda in English:
Carry a bundle of personal belongings.
- His ‘we will go waltzing Matilda with you’ told the world exactly where Australia stood.
- A policeman taking a sullen swagman in tow might tell him: ‘You'll come waltzing Matilda…’
- And so his ghost may be heard as we pass by that billabong: ‘You never came a-waltzing Matilda with me.’
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan