a bex, a cuppa and a lie down
- Australian Slang(from "Bex", a brand of pain killer) - stock formula used to describe a once popular method of relaxation
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A Bex, a cuppa and a lie down — (from Bex , a brand of pain killer) stock formula used to describe a once popular method of relaxation … Dictionary of Australian slang
crook — Bad, unpleasant or unsatisfactory: Things were crook on the land in the seventies. Crook means bad in a general sense, and also in more specific senses too: unwell or injured (a crook knee), and dishonest or illegal (he was accused of crook… … Australian idioms