Devine


Devine
/dəˈvaɪn/ (say duh'vuyn)

noun
1. Sir Hugh Berchmans, 1878–1959, Australian surgeon and writer; founder of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 1928.
2. Tilly (Matilda Mary Devine), 1900–70, Australian prostitute, born in England; known during World War II as the `Queen of the 'Loo'.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.