Definition of Aristotle in English:

Aristotle

proper noun

  • (384–322 bc), Greek philosopher and scientist.

Pronunciation:

Aristotle

/ˈarɪstɒt(ə)l/

Definition of aristotle in English:

aristotle

noun

Australian, NZ
rhyming slang
  • A bottle.

    ‘it was his fourth for the morning by the look of the three empty aristotles rolling around on the car floor’
    • ‘We had a couple of pints and an Aristotle of wine and dinner.’
    • ‘I have several dozen aristotles of beer in the shed.’
    • ‘We make money from your empty Aristotles.’
    • ‘Seein' as I knows 'ow y're partial to the stuff, I thought I brin' y' an Aristotle.’
    • ‘He told the accused that he was going to arrest them. Regan said. "Oh, are you?" and called out. "Pass me an 'Aristotle.'"’
    • ‘We got a couple of aristotles in the fridge, mum?’
    • ‘There was a time when you could go to your local bottle shop and order an Aristotle of the amber fluid.’

Pronunciation:

aristotle

/ˈarɪstɒt(ə)l/