Macquarie Dictionary



A wongi about Australian Word Map

Australian Word Map is a small treasure on offer at the Macquarie Dictionary website. It was set up by the ABC and Macquarie Dictionary as an interactive site to collect and record words and expressions from all over Australia. Thousands of people contributed,

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The toe-biter

This week we are wearing shoes and socks because the word of the week is toe-biter, also known as the giant water bug. The toe-biter

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The Dish

This week’s word of the week is the Dish. No, we aren’t prepping for dinner, we are journeying out to the New South Wales Central

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