Definition of jillaroo noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

jillaroo

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌdʒɪləˈruː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʒɪləˈruː//
 
(pl. jillaroos)(Australian English, informal) Farm people
 
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a young woman who is working on a farm in Australia/New Zealand to get experience compare jackaroo See related entries: Farm people Word Origin 1940s: from the given name Jill, on the pattern of jackaroo.