down under

adverb or adjective, often capitalized D&U
|Updated on: 10 Jul 2018

Definition of down under

: to or in Australia or New Zealand

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First Known Use of down under

1886

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Down Under

geographical name

Definition of Down Under

Australia or New Zealand

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