Meaning of Pat Malone in English:

Pat Malone

Pronunciation /ˌpat məlˈəʊn/


‘Travelling with my Aussie mates, we took turns to navigate, but now I'm on my Pat Malone again.’
  • ‘Being all on my pat up there that evening somehow gave me the dingbats properly.’
  • ‘Robyn then left the stage, leaving yours truly all on his Pat Malone.’
  • ‘She's moved into there on her Pat Malone and left me on the farm with my two horses.’
  • ‘That mug doesn't ring a bell; you must've been on your pat.’
  • ‘They form the committee on their pat.’


    on one's Pat Malone
    Australian, New Zealand informal
    • On one's own.

      • ‘I was left on my Pat Malone for a while’


Early 20th century rhyming slang.