But, personally, I prefer white cabinets are they make your space look larger and gives you more options for flooring choices. Franga – Suburb of Frankston Sorry to be such a blabbing blabbermouth. Yonks = Long time. biro A word a male would use, something not as crude as say, ‘She’s the dog’s boxxocks at her job’. I don’t know what sort of color you were thinking of for the floor nor how much foot traffic you get. And, sorry for delay. Drier than a dingo’s donga, I think is more “A dead dingo’s donga.” I’m drier than or I’m as dry as. What’s the John Dory? Had this in previous home with Greige walls in kitchen and it looked stunning. Agreeable gray is such a versatile and neutral color that it can be used as a wall color in virtually every room, including bright and low light rooms.  Whether it’s your living room, dining room, kitchen, family room or bedroom, it blends and complements almost all colors, making decorating a breeze.  It works in bathrooms, laundry rooms, offices, and well just about everywhere. grouse Dog’s eye wiv Dead ‘Orse/=Beef/Meat Pie with Tomarda sauce Do I Look Like I Give A F*&K, The word rooting or rooted around comes from way back and went off the boil back in the 60.s Last update: February 12th, 2021 The List. The name became a generalization for any such device. WAIT! mr-sir Yes, it definitely works with warm colors. Agreeable gray is such a versatile color and in just works so well in so many homes. Sooky – My mum (born in 1926) was the youngest of four girls living in Adelaide. Agreeable Gray, made by Sherwin Williams, blends warms and cools together, and this mixture is close to magical because it complements both warm tones and cool tones in the room. ‘Flat out like a lizard drinkin’, busy Context of someone/thing getting beaten badly: “Geez, the Brisbane Lions got flogged again, did you see the game?” Snot Block – Vanilla Slice I bet if we put all these slang words into a sentence, people would think we were talking another language! Derro/=A derelict remnant of a former man, usually in reference to a homeless drunkard or petrol/glue sniffer As we found out that day in NSW they call it ‘a double’ or I’ll ‘double yah’ 🙂. In the late 19th century when the English Lord Roberts created the London police, the recruits were given a silver shilling, 12 pennies, similar to 10 cents today, but a lot of money then. No contest. Dogs breakfast Context of someone stealing something: “Some flog has flogged the street sign”. Have a bat – Masturbate (Not sure if Aussie wide or Melbourne only) A short form of Robert is Bob or Bobby. When I first came to Australia. spliff white dove cabinets, quartzite countertops called Sea pearl, (doesn’t have any green in it) in leathered, that has a lot of gray in them. Extremely versatile word for your vocab. His sayings were never ending. Is a phrase that has nothing at all to do with what bicycle, bus,Uber or train you plan on taking to get there, or go home! Woop Woop: middle of nowhere, a long way from a main town First, let me say that I love Repose Gray, and it’s a great option if you’re looking for a greige or warm gray. Walkers and Turners/ Unemployed on the hunt for a job, walk around with nothing worthwhile to do, walking down one Street, and turn down the next. !” Or “You playin’ wit(h) me? Fuelie or Fuely/=Petrol Bowser. Coffee is on its way! The LRV (Light Reflective Value) of Revere Pewter is 55 vs Agreeable Gray is 60, which means Agreeable Gray reflects more light. Note: the voice must rise up in pitch at the end of that question. These aren’t even proper Australian slangs, if I’m not mistaken no one here in Australia calls Facebook facey. The color seems to shift based on lighting and furniture and what’s shining through the windows. If so, you can get a sample here. Come over here for a minute. Note: If you’re planning on painting yourself, here are some  helpful tools to make the job faster and easier. Rhonda – Yes, I believe that combo will work very well. The G – MCG (Melbourne Cricket Ground) But test it to make sure you like it with your particular pink. I have trim and wood blinds in my kitchen palace white #956 which can have a yellow to cream tone. Revere Pewter is much more beige than Agreeable Gray and it’s a bit darker. Zonked, cooking with gas, ya larrakin, argy bargy, kark it Shocks=shoes n sox, Chips – they mean French fries or potato chips, depends on the context. Holly – It actually could work. If you are looking to truly differentiate the two, both could be used to describe a piece of potato that is scallop”ed” off a potato, but a potato cake can be created by mashing a potato and moulding it into a patty or “cake”. Freakin hell – expression of disgust. Thanks! Need a warm grey for the walls and thinking a tad darker on the brick wall? Agreeable Gray is much more neutral and fashion forward, so I would recommend that over Revere Pewter 9 times out of 10. Stuffed = tired, wore out Great information! A Barry Crocker – having a shocker. I have to do a project for school about Australia, and this helps a lot! Would mega greige work at all with agreeable gray or is it always best to use a white tone for trim and doors? The computer’s just carked it. . Used Sherwin Williams last summer to ready house for the market (SW Greige can’t remember exactly which one). So either get real paint samples or swatches or even order larger swatches from the companies. But, see what you think. Check out SAMPLIZE. I am from The Netherlands and we don’t have Sherwin Williams here Copyright 2011-2021 | All Rights Reserved. Elena – I think that’s a great combo. Painters came and mistakenly painted all walls agreeable gray. Your email address will not be published. Will this color go well with white or black kitchen cabinets? I’m sorry, but I’m not familiar with glaze colors. Dodgey – a bit rough. Boondy: chuck a boondy, throw a dirt bomb/ compacted dirt shaped like a rock that dissipates upon impact | ARELS, Pingback: How to Backpack Australia Like a Pro | Backpacker Travel, Pingback: Incredible Facts That Will Make You Want To Visit Australia – Fortune Tracker, Pingback: Incredible Facts That Will Make You Want To Visit Australia - Far and Away Places, Pingback: Tips for Traveling To Australia - Two Traveling Texans, Pingback: Australian Slang / Apelidos – Tayane Australia 2019, Pingback: What Every First-Time Tourist To Australia Needs To Know | Sofia in Australia, Pingback: A checklist of UX writing terms for time-poor humans - Laura Luck Hobart UX Writer, Pingback: Driving In Vain. I enjoyed this article. It means very thirsty. fair dinkum – really? Granite kitchen countertops are dark and light brown, some black and beige background. “You must be joking! Or maybe even Agreeable Gray is also a great paint selection if you’re planning to sell your home as it appeals to most buyers. She questioned ..”what is this doof, doof, doof?.. It’s slightly darker too as the LRV is 57 (vs Agreeable Gray is 60). Most dramatically: “Please, tell me you’re joking! “She’ll be apples”. Do u have a recommended interior door color that is popular that is in the greige I saw a mention of Ben Moore Revere Pewter, which I really love as it does go a little more toward taupe. Which gray would best suit the commodore ceiling and light golden oak flooring? For tutoring please call 856.777.0840 I am a recently retired registered nurse who helps nursing students pass their NCLEX. bull bag shaggin wagon, big car with lay down back seat or bed in back! Agreeable Gray is a super neutral paint color that tends to go with almost everything. Kay – Personally, I strongly prefer Agreeable Gray over Revere Pewter as it’s more up to date. Rice Burners/= Cheap and nasty Japanese/Asian cars/vehicles, also can be referred to as Cocoa Tins. Not pronounced “how are you going?” Which requires an answer. ?” It think it’s just passive, but sometimes I call it Passive Gray. Annabelle – Yes, you can definitely try it. And some of them are certainly not used any more, or you made the buggers up. Amusingly, while I was reading this list, my girlfriend (main squeeze) texted me “no problemo”. In the ACT, potato cakes are more commonly referred to as “scallops”—a term more commonly used in the surrounding area. This tracker makes it easy! Why? “Is you serious? Wang – Wangaratta Now out of the Military and 60-yrs young, I still speak Aussie than anything. My customers love it because it just works. But, you’ll want to look at this carefully and probably choose it first…before your paint, and then see if Agreeable Gray works. In New South Wales, they are usually referred to as “scallops” or potato scallops, however the term “potato cakes” is used across the southern states of Victoria, Tasmania, Western Australia and known in South Australia as a potato fritter. - Freethinkers Anonymous, Head Office: 477 Kent St Sydney NSW 2000. yes one word. Warm grays have been growing in popularity. Squizz – having a gander. Cabinets white. Aktuelle Gebrauchtwagenangebote in Bayreuth finden auf auto.inFranken.de. I would get samples for both and see which looks better in your room/your lighting. Drop-kick – an idiot. Stretcher case – Drunk. Somewhere I heard when you curse (or i’m not even sure if that’s a curse) yourself, you go: “Bly me!” 😀. Happy to send a picture! A cactus is just a cactus over here, a prickly succulent. DAKS is a holder of 3 Royal Warrants; representing a long standing relationship with the Royal Family and the outstanding quality of its products. “The bloody mongrel bit me!”, You might refer to a person as a mongrel, but the meaning depends on the context. lol, What about Ledge, it’s an abbreviation but commonly used as oz slang! But never got chance to be station in Australia. I love the color but it seemed too dark in my home on the test patches due to pockets of shadows. Larrikin is Irish. Now, “Are you having a go? Is there a crisp white trim color from SW that you would suggest using with Agreeable gray? For Agreeable Gray (SW 7029), my top 2 choices are Mega Griege (SW7031) and Keystone Gray (SW7504). Treacle Beak/ any gadabout poking their nose into other people’s business, not used very much nowadays more likely to use “Sticky Beak”. I usually prefer white for doors and trim. It really helps me. Ridgey Didge = Authentic, truth Paris End – Top end of Collins St (In the CBD) At NO ADDITIONAL COST TO YOU, I will earn a small commission, if you purchase them. It has a lighter and more crisp look. Ex: can I grab you a cuppa? Hi, what are your thoughts on reducing agreeable gray @50%? – When people want to know what’s going on, or they’re requesting the “goss” (gossip), they ask what the John Dory is. These are far more common: “She’ll be right”, “She’s sweet”, “Sweet mate” . “Are you having a go”. Will Agreeable Grey work for wall? I realize now I need a neutral gray or greige… BUT, you need to make your carpet selection first, before you choose/finalize your paint color. If it’s not a lot of traffic, I do would do a very light color (like off white). Janet – I’m not familiar with “pottery red” but I’m guessing it kind of looks like the “reds” they use at Pottery Barn. everything going bad Full as a goog – eaten so much that I couldn’t eat any more. Shark biscuit can also stand for a body board, its like a surf board but smaller. Any suggestions? Thanks for helpful article. Some of these phrases are still part of the vernacular. Fair Crack of the whip inny (south Aus west coast) short for isn’t it, deadly inny Absolutely! A few more I have come across I have come accross over the years. Thanks so much. Just had another client choose it yesterday. 🙂 I will choose a cool gray. ” 92 Stubby Holder – Used so your hands don’t get cold when holding your beer!” Cookies hjelper oss å forbedre din opplevelse på vår nettside. Dodgy – not quite right Can’t bleeve it. A True Blue sheila looked at her underwear admiringly and asked: put it in ya sky rocket(put it in your pocket)…… drier than dingo’s donga, drought no rain E, or e, is the fifth letter and the second vowel letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.Its name in English is e (pronounced / ˈ iː /), plural ees. Hey. I would love your support so I can continue to help those who need it. Thanks. I did not want to paint my house before reading this and now I feel that I need to! But, see what you think. Great post! It describes what geologists call an Oxbow Lake (look it up). Captain Cook = A look I’ve met heaps of overseas visitors over the past 12 years as a Park Ranger and not one of them has ever heard the term ‘D & M’ as in ‘a deep and meaningful conversation’ or ‘serious conversation’ at a social gathering 🙂 They all think it’s a great term 🙂 Their other favourites are dag and galah. Dinky Di which basically means…6 of one, half a dozen of another…OR same thing different day…same crap different day…. Drop the aitch off of any word beginin with a H/h; Horse= ‘Orse; House= ‘Owse etc Agreeable Gray is a mix of gray with beige and Accessible Beige is a beige with a hint of gray. mull You’ll need to look in person. !” It’s probably not the best choice for gray hardwoods (gray on gray usually looks bland and often clashes).  But, it can work well with whitewashed flooring. Você aparecem entender tanto aproximadamente , como você escreveu to of and a in " 's that for on is The was with said as at it by from be have he has his are an ) not ( will who I had their -- were they but been this which more or its would about : after up $ one than also 't out her you year when It two people - all can over last first But into ' He A we In she other new years could there ? But, over time, beige has become very dated, and now Revere Pewter (which is a very beige greige) looks rather dated. Mary – Honestly, they can both work. Snowbound is a great color, but a bit cooler. Whether it’s furniture, area rugs, floors, hardware, paintings, window treatments, they all work together with Agreeable Gray. ‘Ya’ – you, ¹nonstandard spelling of you. Repose Gray is a bit more gray than Agreeable Gray. But it is a long read. Others that may work would be Olympus white (lighter) and Passive. We bought a new home which currently has yellow walls and a very large tiled basement, radiant heat, large tiles 24×24 in a mossy olive green color.. not my choice but I’m not changing the tiles ($$). Stuffed= pregnant Thanks. Shark biscuit – kids at the beach. Strewth = Exclamation of suprise Very chic and popular these days. Love it👊🏼, I recognise a lot of this, we used similar slang growing up in Liverpool, and what I didn’t use I recognise from Neighbours and The Sullivans( ‘Fair crack of the whip’, ‘Good egg’ ):-), they dont even have root As in, Dawn was really good at her job. I’m sold on using this for our new home – many thank!! Need help keeping track of your paint colors and sheens This tracker makes it easy! I’d say a dove gray. For instance, if your mate takes some chips off your plate without asking, you might equate him to a scavenger and say “Piss off ya mongrel!”. !” The moulded type are usually factory produced and more uniform in size and shape. Of course! Wondering if I would need to lighten it or just go to a white in those bathrooms? It’s a great option whether you’re you’re just moving into a new home or looking to remodel and update your existing home. (xD I’m sorry I was joking about that last one) “Having a go” can also mean being insulting, as in “Are you having a go at me?”, to pick on someone … or to take a turn at something. Personally, I prefer Agreeable Gray, but it doesn’t matter what I think. your a mug, not the brightest spark. Shout = Next round of drinks Planning to use SW 7029, how would this looks with wood finish kitchen cabinets. painters offered to paint It gray owl but with all the caulking they did at baseboards top of chair rail s etc. If so, feel free to buy me a coffee and support my blog. Question, please. Louise says: 12/03/2020 at 9:29 pm. Floor is brown. Will agreeable grey walls look good with creamy trim? “Are you Having a go? Nina. Other meanings & alternative phrases. Debbie – So first, yes, Agreeable Gray should go well with what you already have. This is especially important in the common areas. RIP Paddy😜. Speaking as an Aussie I wonder if the Author is Australian ‘cos most of this is wrong. I just thought they were funny, but I don’t know what much of it means, maybe you can help? Context of someone pleasuring themselves: “I really need to flog, it’s been too long” We just painted our entire home agreeable grey with bright white trim and I couldn’t love it more. I’m really surprised you don’t have shrimp on a bobby on here!! I put white on the trim, but it seemed too bright. I would say its peak was probably around 3 to 4 years ago. ‘Longdrop’ outdoor dunny. reds, oranges, yellow, light oak furniture/floors), it can bring out the green undertones in this paint shade. Grub = an unpleasant person Thank you again. I want to ask for advice, if possible. grub – food. No Wozza/No Woz – No worries (Not specific to Melbourne) Agreeable gray is lighter than anew gray. Hello, your article was really helpful. !” I had already chosen the tile when I saw this post but I love this color! For example, when being prompted by your fellow shearers to get up for work, one might say “fair go, I’ve got half a mongrel here”. You can see all of the color hues on this swatch. Joining the police was called “Taking the shilling”. To say someone needs a good flogging, means they need to be punished or taught a lesson. A real oldie and reserved for use among mates: G’day “Hooks” Plus a ton that aren’t even on here that are pretty basic, here’s 2 because I’m too lazy to add the 15 or so not on there, or the 20+ that aren’t even close to accurate. An Esky was the brand name of big portable container used to keep food or drink cool. Dunny budgie – blowflies. G’day mate. ‘Gotta’ – ¹got to, ²have got to Here are a few reasons why I recommend Samplize to my clients: They are amazingly accurate as they are made with 2 coats of real paint, so they are color correct. 🙂. Would Agreeable Gray look good paired with pink? The colors do look different pending your lighting and can even look different room to room. Thank you very much for this information. a ring on the dog What Americans consider shrimp we call prawns, (but I can’t see the gray – you can). Repose Gray is very similar but a tad more gray than Agreeable Gray. Prezo = presentation ‘Yo’/ ‘Hey’/ ‘Oi’ – ¹exclamation to get someones attention, ²to call attention to, ³to greet someone. This is a 12×15 northwest facing room, 1 window only. Razoos – money They read as “gray,” but they are a bit softened and warmer, so they create a friendlier and more open atmosphere. A Yank might think they’re all from Oz, but many are from the UK. Oh geez, Debbie, now you’ve gone and done it. ?”😡 Few noticeable exclusions.. for those that know .. including Pingers (haha).. Chockers.. And Going Off, up shit creek without a paddle spearing tadpoles with a crow bar. Puffed = breathing hard, out of breath Honestly, that was one of the best reviews and laid out information on “greige” paint. I am thinking to still use it but @50%. Hi Debbie, I messaged you on another post about painting a shared toddler room using SW Commodore on the ceiling. digby Hard to remember appropriate feminine slang Hello! Color? Kip and ky – bed and food ?next I have to choose a granite countertop. Hi, what a great informative site this has. she give up the goat shagged, rooted, knackered. don’t ask for a napkin to wipe off your face! awh ikr mate they are just so attractive and its just ace ! Me 55 born n bred blues (NSW)…. I have everything that you need is here in this article. Getting ready to paint a 1901 cottage (1,600 sq ft) all on one floor. Stephanie – Yes, I believe Agreeable Gray can work well with that. Umm, well, baggy clothes, stoner maybe, a troublemaker maybe, just someone who looks very unkept and a bit on the rude/jerk side, You forgot Mate. Sand shoes – They wore sand shoes = pumps, sneakers for playing tennis. Which black paint color for kitchen cabinets and island would work with agreeable gray walls. The one thing you DON’T want to do is pick something that is 1 shade darker. Scallop – in Victoria it’s a scallop, in NSW a potato cake. How do you think it will work on the walls with the cabinets? I collect positive words and I didn’t have that one in my collection. I like the Agreeable Grey but am wondering aobut trim color. I like it, especially b’coz it has contained the valuable guide.This is something really helpful. Instead, be purposeful and make sure there enough of a contrast. Sorry, this posted too quickly. I hope that helps. I thought your reply to be quick. Also what should be the carpet color that complements the SW7029. Also, be sure to check out my article on the Top 10 DIY Painting mistakes and how to avoid them. mate seriously one of the most used words in Australian slang and it means friend. I see you are a bigger fan of Agreeable Gray and not Revere Pewter. Hi! E.g. Iffy: anything that is a bit iffy is risky, questionable I would love your support so I can continue to help those who need it. It’s always best to test the paint colors in you own home and own lighting. that will pop and add pizazz. Please note that some of this site’s links are affiliate links, and TheFlooringGirl.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. I lived in Queensland for a couple years in the 1980s, loved it! I’m open to your blue grays or dusty blues also but don’t want too much blue. ‘Got’- past tense of get. Struggling to move to grey but we really want to. Aussie slang is definitely fun to listen to and if you’re planning to visit or live in Australia, well you gotta gear up and polish your knowledge on Aussie terms. Cactus is used for dead. Leper in a sleeping bag – chiko roll 1. test agreeable gray. If you have warm colors in the room (e.g. Agreeable Gray (SW7029) basically a warm gray. These fellahs walk into the Pub, sing out “Fisho” then take interested clientele back to their refrigerated vehicle. 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