yabba


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yabba

(ˈjæbə)
n
(Recreational Drugs) slang a form of methamphetamine
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One wonders what Yabba would have come up with for James Vince, a touring batsman with the inbuilt capacity to both delight and infuriate in equal measure, and never more so than on the opening day of this fifth Ashes Test.
8) This cross-fertilisation is evident in the film's ambivalence towards its characters; formally inventive, Wake in Fright takes up an irrational space that replicates the moral vacuum of The Yabba.
These flash-cuts are one of the ways in which Kotcheff evokes the instability of John's subjective experience: the repeated flashes continually return to John with the intensity of a sense memory, the ocean water contrasting with the blasting heat of The Yabba and its surroundings.
Or, as that great philosopher, Mr F Flintsone would say, when it comes to self-obsessed photography, please just Yabba Dabba Don't.
From the conmmn (year, yellow, yes, yesterday, you/your) to multilingual exotic yabba 'large Jamaican cooking-pot,' yabber (Australian Aboriginal) 'to talk', yakamite 'a South American bird,' and yamstchick (Russian) 'post-horse driver.
To illustrate the relevance of linguistic analysis to my students, I sometimes sing the end to The Flintstones' theme song: "When you're with the Flintstones / Have a yabba, dabba, doo time / A dabba doo time / We'll have a gay, old time
Such films as Sembene's Xala and Ceddo, Cisse's Yellem, and Ouedraogo's Yabba have been internationally acclaimed.
The company's beverage showed a picture of Fred Flinstone and was called Yabba Dabba Dew.
Listen to 2007's behemoth Atlas, Ice Cream or The Yabba from last year's La Di Da Di and you'll get the range.
ADRIAN BARRATT: Oh no , Barney's turning it all to rubble TERRY GARNER: Never mind Yabba Yabba Do its Yabba Yabba Don't CARRIE SIMMS: Cheryl Turner the van will take off lol x ANDREA POWELL: It will all blow over CONNOR DEAN: Was nearly blew off my feet before
YABBA DABBA DOO It's the Flintstones meet Rocky Horror Show.
In the Hill area stands of the Sydney ground where he used to sit, they have immortalised Yabba with his sculpture showing how he used to shout out his comments -- his right palm raised to the side of his mouth -- so players could clearly hear what he had shouted.