[ bos-ker ]
/ ˈbɒs kər /
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adjective Australian Slang.
very good; excellent.
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Origin of bosker
First recorded in 1905–10; of obscure origin
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How to use bosker in a sentence
"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