A while back, we shared an article on some Australian rhyming slang. What’s rhyming slang? As previously mentioned in #AUSSlang: Rhyming slang, rhyming slang is a type of slang in which a word is replaced by words or phrases they rhyme with.
- Johnny Horner. Meaning: corner.
- Betty is reading her new book on the Johnny Horner.
- Dodge and shirk. Meaning: work.
- A: Hey, where is Amanda?
- D: Amanda is off to dodge and shirk.
- Frog and toad. Meaning: road.
- Wilhemina, you can meet Daniel tomorrow morning because he has to hit the frog and toad now.
- Mud pies. Meaning: eyes.
- Alexis is beautiful because she has big mud pies.
- Smash and grab. Meaning: cab.
- Would you mind calling the smash and grab, Justin?
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