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bosker

[bos-ker]
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adjective Australian Slang.
  1. very good; excellent.

Origin of bosker

First recorded in 1905–10; of obscure origin
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Examples from the Web for bosker

Historical Examples

  • "Wouldn't it be just bosker if one of them fell on his old nut," and going out he returned with a pair of orange clippers.

    Some Everyday Folk and Dawn

    Miles Franklin

  • "I'm running up a bosker hotel soon's I can get a bit of weather-boarding and a few nails along," he said hopefully.

    Captivity

    M. Leonora Eyles