Dicky - definition, pronunciation, transcription

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

noun

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

adjective

- (British informal) faulty(syn: dickey)

Examples

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

Your dinner is all dickey.

I've got this dicky heart

Word forms

noun
singular: dicky
plural: dickies
adjective
comparative: dickier
superlative: dickiest
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