Australian Slangs – People


Mate – Anybody at all, typically used only to refer to men, used as an informal address for strangers (“G’day, mate”), as a name placeholder for friends, and as a term for friends in general (“Invite your mates around”).
Love – Similar to ‘mate’ but used for women. Or from a woman to male. Depending on context can ether be + or – eg, “Now listen here love” “what shall it be love” “want a drink love”
Drongo – Light-hearted insult, silly or dim-witted
Aussie – Australian – pronounced Ozzy
Relo/Rellies – Relative, as

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