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shivoo

[ shi-voo ]
/ ʃɪˈvu /
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noun, plural shi·voos.Australian.

a boisterous party or celebration.

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Origin of shivoo

First recorded in 1885-90; origin uncertain
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  • And I'll come to the shivoo myself, and eat some of my own beef.

    Tom Gerrard|Louis Becke
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