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esky /’É›ski/  

(countable noun) (informal) Usage note: This is the usual term used by all speakers.

A thick box, usually with a carrying handle, to keep food or drinks cold. It is often used for taking food and drinks to barbies, sports matches or the beach.

Example: Few would think of going to the cricket, football or tennis without an esky full of cold cans. (


A typical esky

(photo by Julia Miller)