boonie

/ˈbuni/ (say 'boohnee)

noun Colloquial (mildly derogatory)
a person, generally from an outer suburb of a city or town and from a lower socio-economic background, viewed as uncultured. Compare barry2, bennie, bogan (def. 1), Charlene, Charmaine, cogger, feral1 (def. 9); Especially Qld bevan (def. 2); Chiefly Qld bev-chick; WA bog3; ACT booner; ACT charnie bum; Tasmania chigger2; Riverina gullie; Melbourne Region mocca; Victoria scozzer; Chiefly NSW westie.
{boon(docks) + -ie}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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