Meaning of dingo's breakfast in English:

dingo's breakfast


informal Australian
  • No breakfast at all.

    • ‘after a dingo's breakfast he set off back to Adelaide’
    • ‘He shook his head, “Had me a dingo's breakfast.”’
    • ‘The next morning I went for my usual Australian dingo's breakfast and noticed the loo wouldn't flush.’
    • ‘We resorted to a dingo's breakfast, before continuing on our passage north.’
    • ‘He can't even cook. Well, he can handle a dingo's breakfast.’
    • ‘Men turned up at dawn to get a place in the labour queue, their stomachs rumbling or cramping with hunger after a dingo's breakfast.’