Australian English

To cheat, abuse, defraud, or obtain under false pretenses. It is usually used in reference to a system rather than individuals.


Plain English
Cheat, abuse (a system or organization).

Corporate bigwigs rort the system through dodgy accounting.企業経営者らが怪しい会計方法を使って、課税額を減少する。Corporate bigwigs cheat the system through shady accounting practices.
Claiming enormous travel expenses is a good rort for pollies.莫大な旅費を経費として落とせるって、政治家にとっていい制度だね。Claiming enormous travel expenses is a good way for politicians to abuse the system.

Strine Dictionary

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