Often in the Bluey and Curley humour several Australianisms
and attitudes are subtly present in two or three pictures and a few words.
How these Anglicisms and Australianisms
survived the tyrannically homogenizing copy editing of an American university press I will never understand.
Ocean racing is no exception, having a vocabulary all its own which is rendered even more inscrutable by the overlay of Australianisms
1988 The Australian National Dictionary: A dictionary of Australianisms
on historical principles, Oxford University Press.
The glossary records numerous expressions for death, some of which were Australianisms
, others of which were shared by other forces.