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hanky

[hang-kee] /ˈhæŋ ki/
noun, plural hankies.
1.
Also, hankie.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; han(d)k(erchief) + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for hanky

hanky

/ˈhæŋkɪ/
noun (pl) hankies
1.
(informal) short for handkerchief
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Slang definitions & phrases for hanky

hankie

noun

A handkerchief (1895+)


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