Meaning of Yank-happy in English:



informal, dated Australian
  • (of a woman during the Second World War) associating with American servicemen.

    • ‘like so many of the Brisbane girls, I was Yank-happy’
    • ‘Most of our girls have gone Yank happy.’
    • ‘She had become Yank happy like so many other girls who were fluttering gaily with American soldiers.’