GUMMOW J: Where does this word “plenary” come from? It usually upsets the Commonwealth when it is used by the States.



HAYNE J: It is always a term of abuse.



GUMMOW J: It seems to be one of the most mischievous epithets ever to find its way in to the Commonwealth Law Reports.



MR GAGELER: I knew your Honour would say it.



GUMMOW J: I know, but you were determined to press on.

— (http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/other/HCATrans/2010/204.html)