Meaning of “rort” in the English Dictionary

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"rort" in British English

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rortverb [ T ]

uk /rɔːt/ us /rɔːrt/ Australian English informal

to take unfair advantage of a public service:

Gary's been rorting the system, getting both a student allowance and unemployment benefit.

rortnoun [ C ]

uk /rɔːt/ us /rɔːrt/ Australian English informal

a plan to take unfair advantage of a public service

(Definition of “rort” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)