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Stout leather boots with elasticated panels at the ankles:‘tradespeople across the country love their blunnies’‘my attire was black leggings, black blunnies, and a soft black turtleneck sweater’
- ‘Oh, well, my blunnies get me out and back again.’
- ‘I love my blunnies, and I wear them for work every day.’
- ‘She was confused with the word 'blundies' until she realized that he was referring to the famous Tasmanian work boots which Australians commonly refer to as blunnies.’
- ‘I put the mower together, slipped on the blunnies, then spent a couple of hours mowing, raking, and shearing in the sunshine.’
- ‘Indeed, real chooks do appear in these novels as part of the scenery, as do other features of outback life—utes, kelpies, cattle, and blunnies.’
- ‘The dust is being dumped over the windscreen, and all you can see is black, with a loud bang to boot, which scares the blunnies off your toes.’
- ‘No worries—your Blunnies will go the distance!’
- ‘Longshoremen and construction workers sporting fluorescent vests and dusty blunnies rub shoulders with office workers in their smart suits and shiny shoes.’
- ‘This means the days of blunnies simply being a pair of hard-wearing work boots might be numbered.’
- ‘Blunnies are old faithful boots that last for years and years and never let you down!’
1980s: from the brand name Blundstone.
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