give it a burl

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give it a burl

To try something. Primarily heard in Australia, New Zealand. Oh, you'll probably be good at it! Just give it a burl.
See also: give
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give it a burl

attempt to do something. Australian & New Zealand informal
1953 T. A. G. Hungerford Riverslake Well you want to give it a burl—you want to come?
See also: give
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