New Zealand Slang: W

Waka – vehicle

Waiwai express – walking, “We are taking the Waiwai express across the hill”

Wet blanket – someone who spoils all the fun

Wops – rural area

Whanau – family (Maori origin)

Winge – complain, “He winges a lot”

Wobbly – tantrum





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