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alky

[al-kee] /ˈæl ki/
noun, plural alkies. Slang.
1.
an alcoholic.
2.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; respelling of alc(ohol) + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for alky

alky

/ˈælkɪ/
noun (pl) -kies
1.
(slang) a heavy drinker or alcoholic
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alky

noun
  1. Alcohol
  2. Inferior or bootleg whiskey (1920s+)
  3. A chronic alcoholic

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