(Austral, informal) an Australian working-class person Also called little Aussie battler
. . . abbreviation Australia(n) Austria(n) Australia Australian Austria Austrian
to harden (steel) by heating and quenching to render it austenitic.
Jane, 1775–1817, English novelist. Contemporary Examples Austen was a mathematician of social interaction, and her novels are impossibly, preposterously good. Pulitzer Winner Jennifer Egan’s PEN Festival Book Bag Jennifer Egan April 22, 2012 “A lot of slaves would protect themselves from punishment by being beloved,” Austen said. Why It’s Time to End Blackface, Finally Soraya […]
Sir Austen Henry [aw-stuh n] /ˈɔ stən/ (Show IPA), 1817–94, English archaeologist, writer, and diplomat. Historical Examples Layard had found four Hittite seals in the palace of Sennacherib at Nineveh. Archology and the Bible George A. Barton Not less than two miles of bas-reliefs were thus brought to light by Mr. Layard. Self-Help Samuel Smiles […]