What Makes a Bonzer Etymology? Exploring the mysteries of bonzers, boshters, boskers, and bontodgers

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Abstract


James Lambert is the Contributing Editor of Green’s Dictionary of Slang. In this special guest blog he has been looking into the etymology of one of Australia’s quintessential slang words: bonzer and with it a variety of associated terms. The conclusions he draws, based on extensive research, take our knowledge of this unique group of superlatives to a new level.
Original languageEnglish
Typeblog article
Media of outputwebsite
Publication statusPublished - 3 Sep 2020
Externally publishedYes

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