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larrikin

[lar-i-kin] /ˈlær ɪ kɪn/
noun
1.
a street rowdy; hoodlum.
adjective
2.
disorderly; rowdy.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; origin uncertain
Related forms
larrikinism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for larrikin

larrikin

/ˈlærɪkɪn/
noun (Austral & NZ, slang)
1.
  1. a mischievous person
  2. (as modifier) a larrikin bloke
2.
a hooligan
Word Origin
C19: from English dialect: a mischievous youth
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