borak

[bawr-uh k, bor-]

Origin of borak

1835–45; < Wathawurrung (Austral Aboriginal language spoken around Geelong, Victoria) borak no
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borak

borax (ˈbɔːræks)

noun Australian and NZ slang, archaic
  1. rubbish; nonsense
  2. poke borak at someone to jeer at someone

Word Origin for borak

from a native Australian language
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