Definition of shiralee in English:

shiralee

noun

Australian
dated, informal
  • A bundle of personal belongings or blankets carried by a tramp.

    ‘out on the road with my shiralee’
    • ‘To Macauley the child was his ‘shiralee’ - a burden and a handicap, and also a constant reminder of bitterness and failure.’

Origin

Late 19th century: of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

shiralee

/ˈʃɪrəliː/