* 1998 , Phillip Gwynne, ,
- ‘Deadly,’ she said, and passed me the durrie .
- I took a drag. Was she watching? No, thank goodness, she was looking down at the water again. I blew the smoke straight out, without taking it into my lungs.
- ‘Deadly,’ I said, and passed the durrie back to Clarence.
(Australia and New Zealand, colloquial, slang) A cigarette, especially a roll-your-own.
* 2003 , , Far from Maddy ,
* 2004 , Jay Verney, Percussion ,
- “Fire-head lady, you got a smoke?” asks the younger of the two men. “You got a durry . Cigarette.” His timbre is low but void of inflexion. “Come,” he says again, brown hand scooping the air in front of him.
* 2007 , Kevin Hallewell, Woop Woop ,
- He pulled a tobacco pouch out of his pocket with a plastic bag containing what had to be a mind-altering substance. “You?re welcome to join me in a durry ,” he said, rolling himself a cigarette.
- He thought for a moment as he deftly rolled the paper and tobacco into a durry , licked the edge and stuck it down.
* cancer stick, fag