noun: reliability; genuineness; honesty; truthfulness. A headline for a recent online article reads: ‘Scott Morrison, the Prime Minister for fair dinkumness, is losing election options fast’. The article mentions a debate surrounding that most Australian of traditions, the sausage sizzle: At a more retail political level, the Prime Minister for fair dinkumness got himself involved…

via Word of the Month – February: fair dinkumness — Oxford Australia blog

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