[ duhb-oh ]

  1. a city in E Australia.

Words Nearby Dubbo

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How to use Dubbo in a sentence

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

  • We dozed off again, and woke at daylight, and recognized the ridgy gum-country between Dubbo and Orange.

    While the Billy Boils | Henry Lawson
  • 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)

British Dictionary definitions for dubbo


/ (ˈdʌbəʊ) Australian slang /

  1. stupid

nounplural -bos
  1. a stupid person

Origin of dubbo

from Dubbo, a town in New South Wales, Australia

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