ockerina

ockerina
Australian Slang
(jocular) ocker's female counterpart

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  • Ockerina — (jocular) ocker s female counterpart …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • ockerina — n Australian a female ocker. A play on words heard occasionally …   Contemporary slang

  • ockerina — /ɒkəˈrinə/ (say okuh reenuh) noun Colloquial (humorous) an ocker s female counterpart. {ocker + ina (Italian feminine diminutive suffix; compare ballerina) …  

  • ocker — The term ocker is one of the most common Australian words. I think it s surprising to discover that ocker, in its common meaning, is a relatively recent import into the Australian language. It dates from the late 1960s. As a nickname it has a… …   Australian idioms

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