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The meaning of "pommy bashing"

" Pommy bashing "
Australian slang term for physical or verbal attacks on the English.
As Londoners, we never felt comfortable on our trip to Sydney. Every day we were subject to pommie bashing.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, late 20th century.
Where is it used?:
Mostly Britain and Australia.
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