Definition of Steinie in English:

Steinie

noun

NZ
informal
  • A bottle of Steinlager beer.

    ‘I wandered in and got a Steinie from the garage fridge’
    • ‘The sandwich was delicious and with a cold Steinie was the perfect way to end an awesome weekend.’
    • ‘The first two Steinies barely touched the sides.’
    • ‘Underage teenies would gather in their gazillions, drinking Purple Goannas and Steinies.’
    • ‘All the drunk carpenters must parallel park their trucks when they stop to get more Steinies.’
    • ‘A six pack of Steinies was tucked under one solid arm.’
    • ‘Fish and chips and a Steinie, please.’
    • ‘They'd all be sitting around right now down at the local pub, knocking back a few Steinies.’
    • ‘I've only got a couple more Steinies, but I can do you a bottle of the house Pinot Gris.’
    • ‘He carried two Steinies to refresh himself.’
    • ‘Each of his jacket pockets was stuffed with a steinie.’

Origin

1980s: from the proprietary name of the brand of beer Steinlager + -ie.

Pronunciation

Steinie

/ˈstʌɪni/