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bonzer

(ˈbɒnzə)
adj
slang archaic Austral and NZ excellent; very good
[C20: of uncertain origin; perhaps from bonanza]
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Adj.1.bonzer - remarkable or wonderful
Australia, Commonwealth of Australia - a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
extraordinary - beyond what is ordinary or usual; highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable; "extraordinary authority"; "an extraordinary achievement"; "her extraordinary beauty"; "enjoyed extraordinary popularity"; "an extraordinary capacity for work"; "an extraordinary session of the legislature"
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bonzer

adj (Austral inf) → klasse (inf)
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I can't wait to take the Priscilla bus on the road and have a bonzer time making the role my own!" Mark Goucher added: "Joe is great casting for Priscilla.
A MAN has been found guilty of providing his car to the UDA for the murder of loyalist rival John "Bonzer" Boreland.
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Clear honest facts worked best as did reflecting positives from negatives: 'You've paid for the downside, here's an opportunity to benefit from the upside.'The significant shift in tone from the Australian media was a real highlight with one journalist later announcing Clydesdale was 'Bonzer' again.
Or does he just think his bonzer new job puts him in a group with a whole load of like-minded pals and they get to sit around all day playing an interactive version of Battleships?
FORMER UDA leader Andre Shoukri was among the mourners at the funeral of leading loyalist John "Bonzer" Boreland yesterday.
XXXXX Maddick Ken Happy Father's Day Dad Have a bonzer day ya flamin' galah!!!
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TOGETHER with two smaller trend-spotters, she took us through the runners and riders as a selection of bonzer Sheilas (is that right?) competed in a fashion show to try and win a Lexus.