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bosker

[bos-ker] /ˈbɒs kər/
adjective, Australian Slang.
1.
very good; excellent.
Origin of bosker
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10; of obscure origin
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  • "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.

  • "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.

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    M. Leonora Eyles

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