Ned Kelly

Main Entry:  Ned Kelly
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a person exhibiting reckless courage, esp. defiance of authority
Etymology:  from Ned Kelly, a notorious escaped convict in Australia
Usage:  Australian
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