Aussie battler

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Aussie battler

n
(Sociology) informal Austral an Australian working-class person. Also called: little Aussie battler
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99 at Majestic) is a little Aussie battler with a lot of style.
Little Aussie battler worked his tail off for the team.
Sam Neill stars but Tayler Kane stands out as an hilariously dim security guard - and Rob Billings as the Mayor of Parkes is every inch the little Aussie battler.
Pauline Hanson, for example, has repeatedly assumed the public persona of the little Aussie battler -- a worker in a pub, then a fish and chip shop owner in the suburbs of working-class Ipswich, caring for four children as a single mother, while qualifying for none of the `advantages' that, she argues, are unfairly disbursed to Aboriginals and migrants.
This representation immediately framed Hanson as both a little Aussie battler and a soldier fighting for her country.
TOW-TRUCK driver Darryl Kerrigan, with his pet greyhounds, his fake chimney and his house that backs on to Melbourne's Tullamarine airport is a little Aussie battler of the first order.
Scott McDonald 7 Little Aussie battler worked his tail off for the team.