Fair crack of the whip
MeaningGive me a break!
Used in a sentenceTwenty bucks for a salad? Fair crack of the whip!
Meaningis that true
Used in a sentenceMy mate was telling me about this huge fish he caught, and I said fair dinkum mate.
MeaningA chance to try something and achieve.
Used in a sentenceAll they're asking for is a fair go, I think we should give em a go.
Fair shake of the sauce bottle
Meaninggiving it a fair go
Used in a sentenceI think you should give a fair shake of you the sauce bottle mate
Fair suck of the Sauce!
Meaninga fair opportunity
Used in a sentenceFair suck of the sauce mate? Surely it is my turn!
Fair suck of the sav
MeaningYou have not been fairly treated. You would like to get away with something you know you should not.
Used in a sentenceOI! Mate, you can’t leave your car there it is a no parking zone. "Fair suck of the sav mate I’m only going in to pick up a slab I will be 1 minute.
fell off his perch
Used in a sentenceGazza won't be coming anymore; he fell off his perch last week.
Fell out of the ugly tree
Used in a sentenceNice guy but he fell out of the ugly tree!
George R. Smith
MeaningA group of people, usually male
Used in a sentenceHey fellas, could you give me a hand putting this tinny in the drink...
MeaningA 15 fl oz (425ml) glass. Predominately Hobart usage. Mainly referred to as a 'schooner'. Also known as a pint in Adelaide.
Used in a sentenceCan I get a fifteen of beer?
MeaningSee Budgie Smugglers (only tighter)
Used in a sentenceRed finch pinchers were very popular with some swimmers.
Fitter than a Mallie Bull
MeaningIt infers that a person is very well health wise.
Used in a sentenceI've never felt better, in fact I am fitter than a Mallie Bull.
MeaningAnyone who is of higher fitness level than the general public
Used in a sentenceOh come on! Have at least one beer ya fitto!
MeaningFor goodness sake, oh no
Used in a sentenceFlamin' hell it's hot.
Used in a sentenceChuck a flannie on, it's gettin a bit cold outside.
Used in a sentenceMate would love to talk but I am a bit flat chat.
Flat out like a lizard drinking water
Meaningflat out, busy
Used in a sentenceI'm tired mate, so I'll pass on that. I've been flat out like a lizard drinking water all day.
MeaningSmall bushel of beard directly below the bottom lip
Used in a sentenceSeen dazza lately, he's got a flavour saver these days!
Footie / Footy
MeaningAn abbreviation of the word Football (Soccer, Australian Rules Football, Rugby League)
Used in a sentenceYou going to the footie this arvo to watch the Aussies?
MeaningTo get something for free
Used in a sentenceIt's as cheap as chips, may as well be a freebie!
Frog in a sock
MeaningSomeone or something having very energetic, erratic or frantic behaviour
Used in a sentenceThat cicada we trapped in the jar is going off like a frog in a sock!
Peter C M McCormack
Full as a doctor’s wallet
Used in a sentenceI couldn't eat another thing, I’m as full as doctor's wallet.
Full as a goog!
MeaningI am full from eating and/or drinking.
Used in a sentenceMate I’ve had enough, I’m full as a goog!
MeaningA misleading or erroneous story
Used in a sentenceWhen Bruce said I was at the party, it was a furphy. I wasn't at all!