Browse the Aussie Slang Dictionary

Browse the Aussie Slang Dictionary

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12 results starting with the letter 'n'

Narky

Meaning
Upset or moody
Used in a sentence
Don't get narky with me young lady.

Never let the truth get in the way of a good story

Meaning
Lie if it sounds better
Used in a sentence
Never let the truth get in the way of a good story.

Never never

Meaning
even further out than woop woop, a place where you dont want go, too far away from civilisation, cities.
Used in a sentence
Mate, have you been in the never never on you big tour?

Nicked

Meaning
Stole, pinched, flogged
Used in a sentence
Struth someone "nicked" the eski out of the back of me ute!

Nillwit

Meaning
Person of advanced stupidity
Used in a sentence
geez you are a nillwit aren't ya!?

Nitty-gritty

Meaning
The fine print or details of something
Used in a sentence
Mate check the nitty-gritty, if it's as cheap as chips it might be buggered!

no worries

Meaning
It doesn't matter / It's ok / Sure you can
Used in a sentence
Hey mate, can I borrow your trailer next weekend? "No worries."

Noah

Meaning
Shark
Used in a sentence
There are a lot of Noah's in the water in South Australia.

Noose

Meaning
Neck-tie
Used in a sentence
Hate nooses!

Not happy, Jan!

Meaning
Not happy, Jan
Used in a sentence
Electricity's gone up for the fourth time this year - not happy, Jan

Not the sharpest knife in the drawer.

Meaning
Someone thats not very bright, bit slow.
Used in a sentence
He will get it eventually, he's just not the sharpest knife in the drawer.

Nuke

Meaning
Microwave or to microwave something.
Used in a sentence
Your dinner is cold, you will have to nuke it Stick it in the nuke to heat it up I just bought a new nuke.

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