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Meaning of "up the boohai" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UP THE BOOHAI

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UP THE BOOHAI

up oneself
up the ante
up the creek
up the duff
up the pole
up the spout
up to
up to a point
up to date
up to high doh
up to one´s ears
up to one´s eyes
up to one´s neck in
up to putty
up to scratch
up to snuff
up to speed
up to the elbows with
up to the minute
up top

WORDS THAT END LIKE UP THE BOOHAI

Bhai
Bohai
boohai
chai
Chinghai
kowhai
kowhaiwhai
Muay Thai
Nanhai
Pohai
Qinghai
red kowhai
shanghai
Songhai
tawhai
Thai
Tsinghai
Weihai

Synonyms and antonyms of up the boohai in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «up the boohai» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UP THE BOOHAI

Find out the translation of up the boohai to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of up the boohai from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «up the boohai» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

了boohai
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

el boohai
570 millions of speakers

English

up the boohai
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

boohai अप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حتى boohai
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вверх по boohai
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

o boohai
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বোহেই আপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

le boohai
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sehingga boohai
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bis der boohai
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

boohaiアップ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

boohai 최대
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nang boohai
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lên boohai
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போஹாய் வரை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बोहई अप करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Boohai kadar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

il boohai
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

w górę boohai
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вгору по boohai
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

susboohai
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μέχρι την boohai
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

die boohai
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

upp boohai
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

opp boohai
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of up the boohai

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UP THE BOOHAI»

The term «up the boohai» is normally little used and occupies the 143.339 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UP THE BOOHAI»

Discover the use of up the boohai in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to up the boohai and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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New Zealand
Examples are coiv-cockie (dairy farmer); section (plot of land); and up the boohai (boohai is a remote district or area; up the boohai means "very much awry"). Father and son enjoy a quiet moment together with a. 80 pronunciation.
Roselynn Smelt, 1998
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The Cambridge History of the English Language
Hear our voices we entreat. The New Zealand journal of History, 18:3-18. McGill, D. (1988). Up the Boohai Shooting Pukakas. A Dictionary of Kiwi Slang. Lower Hutt: Mills. (1 989). Up the Boohai Shooting Pipis with a Hay 610 Bibliography.
Richard M. Hogg, Norman Francis Blake, Robert Burchfield, 1994
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Worth A Detour: New Zealand's Unusual Attractions and Hidden ...
The popular Kiwi slang saying 'up the boohai', meaning the back of beyond, is said to have derived from 'Up the Puhoi' and refers to the isolated settlement up the Puhoi River. In 1863 a small group of settlers from villages near Pilsen in ...
Peter Janssen, 2011
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Artificial Intelligence – Agent Behaviour
There are numerous dictionaries explaining common usage or less common usage such as jargon, slang, clichés, idioms and figures of speech, for example Up the boohai shooting pukekas: a dictionary of Kiwi slang (McGill, 1988). Finding ...
William John Teahan
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Jane Campion: Cinema, Nation, Identity
David McGill, Up the Boohai Shooting Pukakas: A Dictionary of Kiwi Slang ( Lower Hutt, New Zealand: Mills Publications, 1988), 122. 2. Mark Stiles, "Jane Campion," in Jane Campion: Interviews, ed. Virginia Wright Wexman (Jackson: ...
Hilary Radner, Alistair Fox, Irène Bessière, 2009
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Upon That Fish: A Portrait of New Zealand in 292 Lifts
Then we proceeded northwards following the Puhoi River thickly bordered with khaki-green mangroves, til we came to Puhoi itself, former settlement of Bohemians, Czechs and Slavs; a place once deemed the back of beyond, 'up the Boohai' ...
Caroline Swain, 2005
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Artificial Intelligence – Agents and Environments
ACTION=D&CALLER=PROJ_IST&QM_EP_RCN_A=71184. Date accessed December 14, 2004. McGill, D. 1988. Up the boohai shooting pukekos: a dictionary of Kiwi slang. Mills Publications, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Metaphors and Space.
William John Teahan
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Aukland-Waikato Historical Journal
To Town With the Daffodils 78:29 Two Early Parnell Medical Practitioners 70: 19 Two Years at Waimamaku Native School 1939-41 71 :34 Turnips and Things 66: 1 8 Up the Boohai and All That 65 : 24 Upper House of Women 66: 1 4 Visiting ...
Auckland Historical Society, 2003
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The Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition
... off the point, outoftheway, standoffish, unconcerned, unconnected, unimportant , up the Boohai 12 back of beyond, back of Bourke, inaccessible, inapplicable, inconsequent, in the wopwops, longdistance 13 beside the mark, inappropriate, ...
Chambers, 2012
10
New Zealand Books in Print
... PB 2l0xl50 l-89 $l0.00 (0959763783), Economics; Wanaka Publishing Dictionary of Kiwi Slang: Up the Boohai-Shooting Pukakas; DAVID MCGILL, PB l28p l-88 $l9.95 (0908722354), Humour; Mills Group, The Dictionary of Maori Language, ...
Bowker, Thorpe, D. W., Staff, D W Staff Thorpe, 1998

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UP THE BOOHAI»

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A farm with one hell of a history
The McDermotts discovered it in 1985 when it was put up for sale in a bank .... If something in your life is all up the boohai you just go for a ride out on the farm.". «Stuff.co.nz, Aug 07»

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