smoko

break, rest period

Kiwi (New Zealand slang). 2013.

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  • Smoko — Gemälde Smoko time with the AWLA Smoko (auch smoke o oder smoke oh ) ist ein vorwiegend im australischen, neuseeländischen und falkländischen Englisch gebräuchlicher Slangbegriff für eine kurze Rauchpause während der Arbeit oder des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • smoko — n. (pl. os) Austral. & NZ colloq. 1 a stoppage of work for a rest and a smoke. 2 a tea break. * * * smoko 7 [smoko smokos] [ˈsməʊkəʊ] [ˈsmoʊkoʊ] noun (pl. smokos) …   Useful english dictionary

  • smoko — /smoh koh/, n., pl. smokos. Australia and New Zealand Informal. 1. a rest period during work. 2. an informal evening entertainment, esp. for males. Also, smoke oh. [1895 1900; SMOKE + O] * * * …   Universalium

  • smoko — noun /ˈsməʊkəʊ/ a) A cigarette break from work or military duty, often used onboard ship. b) Any similar break from work for a drink, rest, snack, etc …   Wiktionary

  • Smoko — 1. smoke, tea or coffee break; 2. any informal gathering …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • smoko — I Australian Slang 1. smoke, tea or coffee break; 2. any informal gathering II Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) break, rest period …   English dialects glossary

  • smoko — n. (Australian Slang) work break …   English contemporary dictionary

  • smoko — smo·ko …   English syllables

  • smoko — /ˈsmoʊkoʊ / (say smohkoh) noun Colloquial 1. a break from work or any activity in order to smoke a cigarette. 2. a rest from work; tea break: *Eight hours a day and time off for smokos –david malouf, 1990. 3. Also, smoke night, smoke social. →… …   Australian English dictionary

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