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perisher

(ˈpɛrɪʃə)
n
informal old-fashioned Brit a rascal
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Noun1.perisher - bounder
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
blackguard, bounder, cad, hound, heel, dog - someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog"
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Translations

perisher

(o.f.) [ˈperɪʃəʳ] N (Brit) → tío m
you little perisher!¡ay, tunante!
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perisher

n (Brit inf) → Teufelsbraten m (inf)
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