Definition of "galah" [galah]

  • An Australian cockatoo (Cacatua roseicapilla) having pale blue-gray plumage and a pink breast. (noun)
  • Australian A fool; an idiot. (noun)

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Use "galah" in a sentence
  • "You people who listened to the previous government and fixed your interest rates due to the fact that some 'galah' stated that interest rates would rise under a Labor Government, well thats your own fault and no-one elses."
  • "And Jay Rose is madder than a drongo in a dingo's hem de hem: "It's" galah ", not" galaha "."
  • "The galah turned into a narrow, low-ceilinged corridor."