honeybag

/ˈhʌnibæg/ (say 'huneebag)

noun
sugarbag (def. 2).

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • sugarbag — /ˈʃʊgəbæg/ (say shooguhbag) noun 1. Aboriginal English honey from a native bee, usually found in or protruding from a hollow tree. 2. Also, honeybag. Aboriginal English the hive or honeycomb of such a bee. 3. Colloquial someone who accepts bribes …   Australian English dictionary

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