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WHAT DOES HELENGRAD MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Helengrad was a satirical or pejorative neologism in New Zealand politics applied to New Zealand's capital city Wellington. However, it was sometimes used by the Labour party's opponents and critics to describe New Zealand as a whole and occasionally the fifth Labour government itself. In January 2008, the term 'Helengrad', "a noun used to describe the iron grip of New Zealand's prime minister over Wellington", was reported as having made Australia's Macquarie online dictionary among 85 other new words.
The translations of Helengrad from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Helengrad» in English.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HELENGRAD»
Discover the use of Helengrad in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Helengrad and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Articles on New Zealand Slang, Including: Waikikamukau, ...
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Hephaestus Books, 2011
Cracking the Highest Glass Ceiling: A Global Comparison of ...
82 Perhaps not coincidentally, the press portrayed Clark as politically and
sexually aggressive to the point of extreme ruthlessness by calling her a “political
dominatrix—whose regime has been termed 'Helengrad.' ”83 A dominatrix takes
Rainbow Murray, 2010
Jafa: Auckland, Acronym and Initialism, Prejudice, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jafa is a slang term for a resident of Auckland, New Zealand.
Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster, 2010
She is known as grim and grumpy, "Helengrad" and "Nanny Helen", a deep-
voiced, stony-faced woman who can be charming, claim witnesses, but only in
private. Some politicians, such as Bob Hawke and US President Bill Clinton,
used to ...
e-Study Guide for Interest Group Politics, textbook by Allan ...
Helengrad 3. Abortion isthe termination of a pregnancy by the removal or
expulsion of a fetus or embryo from the uterus, resulting in or caused by its death.
An abortion can occur spontaneously due to complications during pregnancy or
can be ...
Cram101 Textbook Reviews, 2013
I smirt, you stooze, they krump: can you still speak English?
The attack was filmed on a mobile phone - a craze known as 'happy slapping' (
BBC Online) Helengrad n. New Zealand, informal a nickname for Wellington,
New Zealand, satirizing the alleged political correctness and socialist leanings of