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Rafferty's rules

Line breaks: Raf|fer¦ty's rules
Pronunciation: /ˈrafətɪz/

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Definition of Rafferty's rules in English:

plural noun

Australian /NZ informal
No rules at all: the campaign was fought according to Rafferty’s rules

Origin

1920s: Rafferty, probably an English dialect alteration of refractory.

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