bluey

bluey
австрал.
1. узел с пожитками обитателя буша (раньше завёрнутые в одеяло синего цвета; см. тж. swag)

to hump bluey – скитаться, бродяжничать с узелком за спиной

2. разг. «блюи» (прозвище рыжеволосого человека; тж. blue) 3. любая вещь голубого цвета 4. (синяя) рубашка из грубого материала 5. жарг. вызов в суд, судебная повестка 6. разг. разновидность овчарок, применяемых на овцеводческих фермах Австралии

Australia and New Zealand. English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2014.

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  • Bluey — may refer to: *Blue, or bluish, having a colour similar to blue *Red, or reddish in Australian slang, especially red hair *Jean Paul Bluey Maunick (born 1957), musician, founder of the band Incognito * Bluey (TV series), an Australian television… …   Wikipedia

  • Bluey — (né le 7 juin 1910 et mort le 14 novembre 1939), était un chien Bouvier australien, appartenant à Les et Esma Hall, qui habitaient dans la ville de Rochester, située dans l État de Victoria, en Australie. Il aurait vécu 29 ans, 6 mois et 12 jours …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bluey — Blue y,a. Bluish. Southey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bluey — Blue y, n. [From {Blue}, a.] [Australasia] 1. A bushman s blanket; named from its color. [1913 Webster] We had to wring our blueys. Lawson. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A bushman s bundle; a swag; so called because a blanket is sometimes used as the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bluey — The word bluey in Australian English has a variety of meanings. The most common is the swag (i.e. the collection of possessions and daily necessaries carried by a person travelling, usually on foot, in the bush) so called because the outer… …   Australian idioms

  • bluey — Swag Swag, n. 1. A swaying, irregular motion. [1913 Webster] 2. A burglar s or thief s booty; boodle. [Cant or Slang] Charles Reade. [1913 Webster] 3. [Australia] (a) A tramping bushman s luggage, rolled up either in canvas or in a blanket so as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bluey — bluish UK [ˈbluːɪʃ] / US [ˈbluɪʃ] or bluey UK [ˈbluːɪ] / US [ˈbluɪ] adjective similar to blue or slightly blue in colour …   English dictionary

  • bluey — adjective Date: 1802 bluish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bluey — /blooh ee/, n., pl. blueys. Australian. 1. swag2 (def. 2). 2. a legal summons. [1795 1805; BLUE + Y2; (def. 1) so called because usu. wrapped in a blue blanket; (def. 2) so called from its blue binder] * * * …   Universalium

  • bluey — adjective /ˈbluː.i/ Having a colour similar to blue See Also: blueish …   Wiktionary

  • Bluey — noun a) Nickname given to a red headed person. b) A blue singlet, especially one from the Bonds clothing label …   Wiktionary


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