Dickey - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdɪki|  American pronunciation of the word dickey
Brit.  |ˈdɪki|  British pronunciation of the word dickey

noun

- a small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater (syn: dickey-seat, dickie, dickie-seat, dicky, dicky-seat)
- a man's detachable insert (usually starched) to simulate the front of a shirt (syn: dickie, dicky, shirtfront)

adjective

- (British informal) faulty (syn: dicky)

Examples

Poor Jane was uncommon dicky for several days from concussion of the brain.

Your dinner is all dickey.

Mr. Dickey contacted every farmer in three large agricultural areas.

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