Australian

See also: australian

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Australia +‎ -an.

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NounEdit

Australian (plural Australians)

  1. A person from the country of Australia or of Australian descent.
    • 1956, Anthony Burgess, Time for a Tiger (The Malayan Trilogy), published 1972, page 38:
      An Australian was once appointed on contract, but he swore too much.
  2. A person from the continent of Australia.
  3. A language of the country or continent of Australia; Australian (Australian English).
  4. (humorous) Upside-down.
    Australian scrolling
    Google's name for a style of scrolling with a mousepad in which the flicking direction is inverted in comparison to the "standard" style

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AdjectiveEdit

Australian (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Australia, the Australian people or Australian languages.

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See alsoEdit

  • Strine (the Australian language, colloquial)

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BasqueEdit

Proper nounEdit

Australian

  1. inessive indefinite of Australia

FinnishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Australian

  1. genitive singular of Australia
    Australian pääkaupunkiterritorioAustralian Capital Territory