1. (Aus./N.Z./UK) the anus, the backside as a whole.
|(con. WWI) Gloss. of Sl. [...] in the A.I.F. 1921–1924 (rev. t/s) n.p.: date. (1) A term for the posterior orifice.|
|‘Cats on the Rooftops’ in Mess Songs & Rhymes of RAAF 1939-45 1: The Australian lady emu [...] / Wanders round the desert with a feather up her date .|
|Barry McKenzie [comic strip] in Complete Barry McKenzie (1988) 79: I hear tell the French tarts don’t say no to robbing the occasional date locker.|
|(con. 1940s–60s) Snatches and Lays 12: She wishes, no doubt, with a fervor devout, / That he’d bit not her tit, but her date. [Ibid.] ‘Cats on the Rooftops’ in Snatches and Lays 25: The Australian emu, when she wants to find a mate, / Wanders round the desert with a feather up her date.‘Tit Bits’ in|
|All Bull 63: Boy, the state o’ my date — honest, it’s like burnin’ rubber.|
|Boys from Binjiwunyawunya 13: He’s shoving the pineapple right up my date.|
|Goodoo Goodoo 40: I’d have riped that microphone out of the dash and shoved it fair up his date.|
|Lingo 88: The extent and variety of the Lingo terms for genitals and other body areas hints at a determined, if perverse, use of euphemism to avoid the use of perfectly respectable words like testicles, penis, vagina, and posterior. Such terms, though, seem sterile and colourless to the Lingoist who prefers such delights as [...] date, fanny, arse, bum dot, backside (spot your dot being an affectionate invitation to take a seat), blot, to name only a very, very few.|
|Mystery Bay Blues 62: [He] shuffled around [...] like Marriane [sic] Faithfull with an axe handle stuck in her date.|
|Chopper 4 219: The good old Victoria Police Force has [...] bashed the barrel of a .38 calibre police special up the date of some scallywag.|
|Good Girl Stripped Bare 106: We date (ew, sounds like a dried fruit or a bumhole).|
2. (Aus.) a term of abuse [f. sense 1].
|Digger Dialects 18: date — A word signifying contempt.|
(Aus.) a male homosexual.
|Traveller’s Tool 19: Most of our museum directors are demon date-packers.|
|Tracks (Aus.) Aug. 5: This bloke is God. I bet he enjoys a quick buck and a fast fuck. He’s God because he hates date punchers, pillow chewers or faggots to some [Moore 1993].|
|Reed Dict. of N.Z. Sl. 59: date-driller/packer Active male homosexual.|
a roll of lavatory paper.
|Real Thing 133: Grab haf a dozen date rolls. Unless you fancy wiping your Khyber with newspaper.|