Definition of Godzone in English:



  • New Zealand term for God's country
    • ‘It's understandable, then, that New Zealand is getting so upset over claims of corruption and general ineptitude among Police here in Godzone.’
    • ‘They would become, in effect, prisoners by birth in Godzone, all because of the alleged sins (or the mere risk of sinning) posed by their parents.’
    • ‘I went on to say that everyone wins: overseas investors get to live in Godzone, and we get money for education and infrastructure.’
    • ‘Traces of such country life can still be found here in La France but I suppose our kids know little of it in modernised Godzone.’
    • ‘Sadly, I think both prospects are possible, these days in Godzone.’