adjective Australian.

remarkable; wonderful.

Origin of bonzer

First recorded in 1900–05; origin uncertain Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bonzer

Historical Examples of bonzer

  • I havent seen such a bonzer target to strafe since we was in Gllipoli.

    Grapes of wrath

    Boyd Cable

British Dictionary definitions for bonzer



Australian and NZ slang, archaic excellent; very good

Word Origin for bonzer

C20: of uncertain origin; perhaps from bonanza
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