Chunder = Vomit Hi! I think you made that one up! Your blog and articles have helped me a great deal with understanding color and finishes and have convinced me not to go with Behr so my efforts will pay off over the next several years. Do I Look Like I Give A F*&K, The word rooting or rooted around comes from way back and went off the boil back in the 60.s Do you know of any specific tile pairings with Agreeable Gray for Kitchen or bath? Howlin’ Tommy/=Whingeing Pomm. Color? Shocks=shoes n sox, Chips – they mean French fries or potato chips, depends on the context. popper – juice box I’m not from Australia, I am Irish & Cherokee and here in the United States. I put white on the trim, but it seemed too bright. Agreeable gray is one of those rare colors that goes with most flooring shades.  It works incredibly well with dark hardwood floors, most light floors, and it’s one of the rare paint colors that works with cherry colored hardwoods (as well as brown stains that have red undertones. These are far more common: “She’ll be right”, “She’s sweet”, “Sweet mate” . Lairy Linda – The more you use the same color, the more cohesive you home looks. ‘Hoon’. In fact, I would argue that Agreeable Gray (SW7029) is the perfect greige. There’s a good chance Agreeable Gray will work as it’s very versatile, but either order a sample or go to the store and get one, or bring the tile to the store. Hardwood supplies – e.g. Do u have a recommended interior door color that is popular that is in the greige root means sex like “i had a real nice root last night ay” meaning “i had some really good sex last night yeah?”, ute – truck Dog’s eye wiv Dead ‘Orse/=Beef/Meat Pie with Tomarda sauce I see you are a bigger fan of Agreeable Gray and not Revere Pewter. GET YOUR PRINTABLE PAINT AND FLOOR TRACKER HERE!Â. Would it be better to go with Worldly Gray or Agreeable Gray? choof Who the hell thought that one up? Dry as a dead dingo’s donger. They go really well with Agreeable Gray, especially Upward. “Are you having a go” means are you giving your best effort to a task be it at work or on a sporting field. If you are more concerned about dirt, I might do a light gray and then you will probably need to change your paint color to go with that. Kiwi bludgers) footy = rugby (“union”). If so, you can get a sample here. grouse Need a warm grey for the walls and thinking a tad darker on the brick wall? And, of course a plain old white can work. Thanks. I’m not daring just want to go neutral. I realize now I need a neutral gray or greige… In Aussie slang it refers to casual wear trousers. Janet – I’m not familiar with “pottery red” but I’m guessing it kind of looks like the “reds” they use at Pottery Barn. Pissed off can be annoyed Or leaving the location. I’ve been agonizing over this wanting to make sure I get this right first time. Marchys = march flies Snag a sample of Revere Pewter here.  And you can get a sample of Agreeable Gray here. Franga – Suburb of Frankston Painter coming in a week. Dinky Di Thrilled to find you! It’s so much easier when you have the full color wheels and can see all of these in your own home (vs. going back and forth to the store MULTIPLE times). src/public/js/zxcvbn.js This package implements a content management system with security features by default. The point is which lingo is commonly used in oz. I have oak moldings throughouty entire house including crown. 🙂. Question, please. Righty: if not being directed to take a right or chuck a right, it is to do the right thing, do a good deed Ridgey Didge = Authentic, truth Thank you! The G – MCG (Melbourne Cricket Ground) That’s my thoughts👍🏼 Hope it helps a tiny bit for a good Aussie ode🇦🇺 Cheers! Most dramatically: “Please, tell me you’re joking! I don’t know what sort of color you were thinking of for the floor nor how much foot traffic you get. I recommend them as they are good products. You can purchase it here. Amusingly, while I was reading this list, my girlfriend (main squeeze) texted me “no problemo”. But, see what you think. Hallelujah! Stopping for now, but want to write more asking about bathroom and den. I would love to give it to you for free, but it cost money to have an online store and it’s expensive to maintain a blog. Funny how they can be so apt and funny, but normal back then! franger this is not music” You could also do a white or even test Agreeable Gray w/ 50% white to see which you prefer. avocado-avo. everything going bad I would still get a tester to verify. Betta Arf/= traditionally, the wife/missus/female significant other. A few more I have come across I have come accross over the years. One of my all time favourites. It’s probably not the best choice for gray hardwoods (gray on gray usually looks bland and often clashes).  But, it can work well with whitewashed flooring. Kay – Personally, I strongly prefer Agreeable Gray over Revere Pewter as it’s more up to date. Have a gander This little hack makes it easy to choose the perfect paint color. Hey. gash It’s a great option whether you’re you’re just moving into a new home or looking to remodel and update your existing home. Stretcher case – Drunk. Dust Bunnies/balls of fluff that collect, under beds, but especially on newly fitted carpets. If so, feel free to buy me a coffee and support my blog. Look at the color swatches first, and then from there you can buy 1 or 2 testers to confirm. But it is a long read. Agreeable Gray, the Ultimate Neutral Greige Paint Color, I have everything that you need is here in this article. Ram – Yes, agreeable gray should work with wood cabinets, but still I would get a sample to validate it as there are many shades/tones with wood cabinets. Other meanings & alternative phrases. Oh, and I do want to point out that while Agreeable gray can work with wood color cabinets, it will look better with white painted cabinets…and this is true for almost all paint colors. Murphy’s chance or just Murphy’s = it just ain’t gonna happen ?”😡 But, you also may want to test Repose Gray as it will probably go better with the navy as it’s a tad cooler (but still a warm gray). And I really want to paint my house in the Agreeable Gray paint do you know any other paint brand that is the same colour, we do have Benjamin Moore brand . So it’s cooler, but still on the warm gray side. I heard slangs like – “Bob’s your uncle” and “Rain check” . Try Alabaster. I would not worry about the staining. - Freethinkers Anonymous, Head Office: 477 Kent St Sydney NSW 2000. ‘Yo’/ ‘Hey’/ ‘Oi’ – ¹exclamation to get someones attention, ²to call attention to, ³to greet someone. Dead horse, tomato sauce.. dog n bone, blower, on the phone….. But it looks a bit cheap and dated to use use a non-white trim. “He’s a bit of a mongrel” would refer to someone you don’t trust. Agreeable Gray, made by Sherwin Williams, blends warms and cools together, and this mixture is close to magical because it complements both warm tones and cool tones in the room. Hard to remember appropriate feminine slang Have a guess as to what “Hooks” refers to! chippie (carpenter) ‘Flat out like a lizard drinkin’, busy Love the comparisons to the other commonly referred to paint colours when decorating. Thanks. Final suggestion would be; the bees knees🤔, Remember my Pop used to use Billy goat for throat also, rifle range in the sky rocket for change in the pocket, cows hoof, which is very (can’t say) inappropriate nowadays! Would Agreeable Gray look good paired with pink? Not sure what to do with that space. I want a warm cozy feel. Note: If you’re planning on painting yourself, here are some  helpful tools to make the job faster and easier. Never ever in me life mate have I heard ‘smoko’ called “mornos”. 🙂 I will choose a cool gray. BUT, you need to make your carpet selection first, before you choose/finalize your paint color. GET YOUR PAINT TRACKER HERE! This color is versatile and tends to work in almost every room of the home. 😂😂 Did you find my tips helpful? the , . It’s far more common for stuffed and knocked up to be used this way. But because of me being in the Air Force and being Stationed with with a lot of guys from the RAF & ROYAL NAVY. I’m really surprised you don’t have shrimp on a bobby on here!! Fair Crack of the whip After all, I don’t want my customers to feel like they need to buy additional pieces of furniture when they decide to paint the walls. I want to ask for advice, if possible. You crack me up. Cannot thank you enough for advice. Puffed = breathing hard, out of breath She questioned ..”what is this doof, doof, doof?.. In Australia and England deep fried potato cakes are commonly sold in fish and chip shops and takeaway food shops. Agreeable Gray is a greige so it works with both warm colors and cool colors. Screamer – a great mark (Aussie Rules term) Kendra – I would try Tricorn Black. Hopefully, I’ve driven that into your head by now. Hate change, seriousness and political correctness🤪. I love it. Dead horse -tomato sauce Number 9 isn’t correct, we call them togs, not bathers or swimsuits lol. ‘Ya’ – you, ¹nonstandard spelling of you. that will pop and add pizazz. My retirement home.❤️ I’ve been agonizing over best paint colors. I like the Agreeable Grey but am wondering aobut trim color. A lot of non Aussies would definitely not get a lot of these terms, even Maccas as Mcdonalds sounds a bit far off. I read another article, which was extensive, where they painted a good portion of their home with SW Agreeable Gray and stopped mid-stream starting all over with BM Revere Pewter because she thought it was warmer and not as “cold” as Agreeable Gray. NSW) footy = NRL (“league”). grub – food. I’m a Yank who lived in UK a bit. But, seriously, I’m loving Agreeable gray. digby Sherwin William’s Agreeable Gray works particularly well with white trim, blues, greens, turquoises and neutral color schemes.  It’s versatile and doesn’t take on a blue or green hue when you use those colors for accents (as most gray paints do).  It’s great for modern farmhouse decor, too. Thanks! Thank you so much! Rooted can be – tired, knackered, buggered, fucked (as in rooted) Cactus? I speak as a ten pound pom; a whingeing pommie bludger – 53 years ago. I’ve was in Australia about 10 years ago and bought a sticker sheets called Aussie Lingo! Sherwin Williams makes it easy, if you use their paint swatches (they are color coordinated). As well as carked it. Aktuelle Gebrauchtwagenangebote in Bayreuth finden auf auto.inFranken.de. I begin by saying that I live in NSW and have never ordered a potato cake but always order scollops,.. which turns out to be an archaic word, which differentiates it from the sea dwelling scallop….Adding potato at the front seems to be an excessive use of words and contrary to the Aussie vernacular. A word a male would use, something not as crude as say, ‘She’s the dog’s boxxocks at her job’. Any ideas? Chuck a wobbly Repose Gray is a tad darker than Agreeable Gray, but the difference is barely perceptible (58 LRV for Repose vs 60 for Agreeable). I had Gray owl walls which I liked, in kitchen, dining,living room and entry. Righto – “Righto let’s get a move on!” Stephanie – Yes, I believe Agreeable Gray can work well with that. Sand shoes – They wore sand shoes = pumps, sneakers for playing tennis. very original. bother -bro Also, used SW Sea Salt in master bedroom and 2 baths). Drop-kick – an idiot. reds, oranges, yellow, light oak furniture/floors), it can bring out the green undertones in this paint shade. Many realtors and stagers recommended this color for selling your home. Some of these phrases are still part of the vernacular. Fisho/ usually in outback populaces a bloke that does a run of the local publican’s establishments with a trailer of seafood on ice. The colors do look different pending your lighting and can even look different room to room. For some reason, which I can’t explain, the word fits perfectly. Dianne – That’s probably due to the lighting as you’re getting a lot of grays in the sunlight. The computer’s just carked it. Should every room in a home be painted the same color for continunity if possible? Revere Pewter is much more beige than Agreeable Gray and it’s a bit darker. A very common question I hear is “How do you pronounce Greige?” Is it with a long A, like “gray” or a long E like “ease?” Well select “play” below and you’ll find out. “I’m totally stuffed mate.” It would be bonzer to keep the Ocka Slang going! I’m installing white subway tile behind stove and under cabinets. Agreeable Gray is a super neutral paint color that tends to go with almost everything. I would say its peak was probably around 3 to 4 years ago. dole bludger “Ya gotta be (f**king) kiddin’ me! mr-sir Gander – Having a Squizz. Fly on the wall-when an conversation some one peeks in and listens and looks. Mrs Mangle = nosey person Cabinets white. Oh, and it’s important to note that because Agreeable Gray is so neutral (and so likeable), it’s often one of my top choices if you’re looking to put your house on the market soon (or in the next 2 to 3 years). For the ceiling, I would just do white…it’s often called ceiling white. I can’t wait to feature it on my blog home reveal soon! Some of these are also used in various other English speaking countries as well with the same or very similar meanings. Flat White – Coffee with milk, but no froth (Not sure if slang but certainly seems to be an Aussie invention!) WAIT! The Version table provides details related to the release that this issue/RFE will be addressed. Parkies/Park People/=Vagrants that live in/haunt parks. Agreeable gray has an LRV of 60 and anew has an LRV on 47 meaning it reflects less light (on a scale of 0 to 100). possum (endearingly), Funny how they can be so apt and funny, but normal back then! Revere Pewter (from Benjamin Moore) is one of the more popular paint colors. Banana bender = Queenslander A couple I’ve never heard at all, in 69 years. Bonza/=Really good, even brilliant. Dogs breakfast It could also mean bewildered or (indignant) disbelief… This is especially important in the common areas. Will agreeable gray work for this? togs – swimwear ?” But more importantly, very practical. 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