Australians have 80 words for underwear

200x190.jpgAustralians have more words for underwear than Eskimos have for snow, a recent survey has revealed.

A poll to discover the most popular term down-under for  undies found that more than 80 existed with "Reg Grundies" coming top.

Grundies comes from Sydney Rhyming slang, and is a reference to the Australian TV production company Reg Grundy who make shows like Neighbours and Home and Away.

Other popular phrases in the Adrenalin.com.au survey included Bog Catchers, Budgie Smugglers, Banana Hammock and the oh so pleasant Fart Filters … who says Aussies aren't a cultured lot?
Other terms used for undies in the survey were:

Sausage Sling
Wiener Warmer
Skidy Scrapers
The Incubators
Foundation Wear
Acca Daccas
Curtains
Fart Filters
Boggle Pants
Wedges
Fudgeamudges
Crocodile Undies
Beaver Covers
Sausage Pouch
Bum Baggers
Fart Filters
Nut Hut
Tightie Whities
Dude Hiders
Egg-cups
Grundies
Fun Daks
Buttbags
Scungies
Dakkers
Bush Basket
Bum Floss
Potato Sack
Duds
Fundies
Butt Huggers
Jewel Cases
Tightie Whities
Skid Pans
Reg Grundies
Tackle Bag
Skidmark Holders
Dag Catchers
Scruts
Jokies
Willy Warmer
Canon Keeper
Bum Warmers
Cotton Bottom
Mooshies
Pinkers
Skiddies
Fundies
Jean Savers
Boodgy
Fire Break
Jangles
Underdacks
Tackle Box Covers
Nut Hut
Sausage Sling
Scruds
Clacker Covers
Underpanticus Maximus
Bumderdaks
Dakes
Geeto
Bobblies
Mr. Happy Pants
Joxs
Scungeys
Snag Slinger
Boodundies
Ninnies
Skid Markers
Passion Killers
Bum Socks
Y-fronts
John Brumbies
Man Protectors

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