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Monday, September 05, 2016

Definitions for spinebash

  1. Australian Slang. to rest; loaf.

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Citations for spinebash
He had an egg (no, two) and some weak black tea; then took himself into the backyard and flopped down, "To spine-bash," he murmured experimentally, under the gumtree. Rodney Hall, A Place Among People, 1975
Yes, last but not least, the release from monotony he woos most of all is--sleep. He spine-bashes on all possible occasions. David Goodhart, We of the Turning Tide, 1947
Origin of spinebash
Spinebash is of uncertain origin.