[ duhb-oh ]
/ ˈdʌb oʊ /


a city in E Australia.


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Example sentences from the Web for dubbo

  • There's me married sister near Cobborah, and a married brother near Dubbo; he's got a station.

  • If he had put in his cork then, and stayed away from Dubbo——but no; heedless man, he pulled it again.

    Following the Equator, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • We dozed off again, and woke at daylight, and recognized the ridgy gum-country between Dubbo and Orange.

British Dictionary definitions for dubbo

/ (ˈdʌbəʊ) Australian slang /



noun plural -bos

a stupid person

Word Origin for dubbo

from Dubbo, a town in New South Wales, Australia
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