this side of the black stump

this side of the black stump
австрал.; разг.
в (этом) мире, на (белом) свете; см. тж. the other side of the black stump

Yer [= you] know, I reckon my missus'd be about the cunnin'est dame this side of the black stump. (N. Culotta, ‘Cop This Lot’, ch. 13) — Я, знаете, считаю, что хитрее моей жены нет никого во всем свете.


Большой англо-русский фразеологический словарь. - М.: «Русский язык-Медиа».. 2006.

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