[MOL] Aussie speak (more) [02470] Medicine On Line


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[MOL] Aussie speak (more)



C (there are heaps of C words!)
Clean as a nun's bum/ clean as a whistle; extremely clean, tidy, neat (not
me! lol)
clear off ; get lost, go away, depart
clear the air; remove tension, anxiety, resove misunderstandings, etc.
clip; the amount of wool shorn in a season from sheep
clip on the ear; sharp hit on the head 
clouds on the horizon; trouble or problems on the way
cock and bull; load of rubbish; unbelievable story eg. 'he gave me some
cock and bull story about where he was last night'
cocky; cockroach or cockatoo or a farmer or brash/cheeky/conceited/self
assured
codger; fellow/chap or mean, miserly person, or odd, eccentric peculiar
person.
cods; testicles, balls, scrotum
coffin-nail; cigarette
coldie; cold glass, bottle or can of beer
comeuppance; getting the punishment one deserves.
compassionate as a starving shark; having no pity
cop it/cop a blast/cop a serve; get into big trouble for something
cop a load; contract venereal disease
cop a load of that! have a look eg. cop a load of the boobs on that sheila
(sorry girls!)
cop it rough; suffer unfairly
cop it sweet; get a good deal or tolerate something with patience or accept
with grace the consequences of one's foolish actions.
Stay tuned for the next installment,
Love Mam


------------------------------------------------------------------------
This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be removed
from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line Discussion Forum
at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message to:
majordomo@lists.meds.com
with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing the line:
unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual email
address.
------------------------------------------------------------------------