Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[with negative] Australian /NZ informal
Used to denote an imaginary coin of little value or a very small sum of money: the lousy government never gave them a brass razoo
More example sentences
- Your right to use your property could be sterilised and you might get not a brass razoo for it.
- This legislation is concerned with really vicious criminals and thugs, and we in New Zealand First say that they should not get a brass razoo.
- If the Government can get away with it, it will put more and more of its social services on to local government without a brass razoo going along with it.
1930s: of unknown origin.
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