swaggie
noun Etymology: by shortening & alteration Date: 1891 chiefly Australian swagman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Swaggie — Swag gie, n. A swagman. [Australia] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • swaggie — Swagman Swag man, n. A bushman carrying a swag and traveling on foot; called also {swagsman}, {swagger}, and {swaggie}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Once a jolly swagman sat beside a billabong Under the shade of a coolibah tree. And he sang as he sat… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • swaggie — noun (Australian, colloquial) swagman …   Wiktionary

  • Swaggie — swagman …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • swaggie — Australian Slang swagman …   English dialects glossary

  • swaggie — swag·gie …   English syllables

  • swaggie — /ˈswægi/ (say swagee) noun Colloquial → swagman …   Australian English dictionary

  • swaggie — noun an itinerant Australian laborer who carries his personal belongings in a bundle as he travels around in search of work • Syn: ↑swagman, ↑swagger • Regions: ↑Australia, ↑Commonwealth of Australia • Hypernyms: ↑itinerant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • John Sangster — Infobox musical artist Name = John Sangster Img capt = The Hobbit Suite (1973; Swaggie) Img size = 200 Landscape = Background = non vocal instrumentalist Birth name = John Sangster Alias = Born = Birth date|1928|11|17 Died = death date and… …   Wikipedia

  • Armand Hug — (December 6, 1910, New Orleans March 19, 1977, New Orleans) was an American jazz pianist.Hug was based out of New Orleans for most of his life, having begun playing professionally at age 13. He played with Harry Shields in 1926, with the New… …   Wikipedia

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