slang Having little to no money; broke or poor. The term comes from rhyming slang in which "boracic lint" means "skint" (having little to no money). "Brassic" is a slang pronunciation of "boracic." Primarily heard in UK. Can we go out to dinner next week once I get paid? I'm just brassic lint right now.
See also: brassic
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