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shicer

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Pronunciation: /ˈʃʌɪsə/

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Definition of shicer in English:

noun

Australian /NZ informal , dated
1A worthless thing or person, especially a swindler.
1.1 Mining An unproductive claim or mine.

Origin

mid 19th century: from German Scheisser 'contemptible person'.

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