Barry Crocker


Barry Crocker
I
Australian Slang
terrible blunder, mistake, poor performance (from Barry Crocker, Australian singer, rhyming slang for 'shocker')
II
Cockney Rhyming Slang
Shocker

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  • barry — I. /ˈbæri/ (say baree) noun (plural barries) Colloquial an error, mistake, or poor performance. {rhyming slang, from Barry Crocker, shocker (defs 2 and 3) II. /ˈbæri/ (say baree) noun (plural barries) Colloquial (mildly derogatory) …   Australian English dictionary

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