drack


drack
I
Australian Slang
1. unattractive; dressed in a slovenly manner:"drack sort";
2. (obsolete) police officer;
3. unattractive person, especially a woman (perhaps from Drac, short for Dracula)
II
North Country (Newcastle) Words
to saturate with water

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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