rort

rort

[rawrt]
noun Australian.
a rowdy, usually drunken party.

Origin:
back formation from rorty boisterous, rowdy, in earlier British slang: jolly, fine, splendid; of uncertain origin

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rort (rɔːt)
 
n
1.  a rowdy party or celebration
2.  a dishonest scheme
 
vb
3.  to take unfair advantage of something
 
[C20: back formation from rorty (in the sense: good, splendid)]
 
'rorty
 
adj

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