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hicky

[hik-ee] /ˈhɪk i/
adjective, hickier, hickiest. Informal.
1.
hick (def 2).
Origin of hicky
hick + -y1
Related forms
hickiness, noun
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  • “Well, I suppose it is something like that, hicky,” said Dick sadly.

    Dick o' the Fens George Manville Fenn
  • But I say, hicky, you are so quiet about it all, did you see who it was shot at you?

    Dick o' the Fens George Manville Fenn
  • You wrenched his arm, hicky,” said Dick, “when you dragged him out.

    Dick o' the Fens George Manville Fenn
  • “To see the man punished who shot him, hicky,” cried Dick passionately.

    Dick o' the Fens George Manville Fenn
  • hicky says it loosens his skin and makes him feel comfortable.

    Dick o' the Fens George Manville Fenn
  • “A lovely landscape, hicky,” said Dick, gazing across the verdant plain.

    Dick o' the Fens George Manville Fenn
  • I think (said hicky,) gentility and morality are inseparable.'

    Life of Johnson James Boswell
Slang definitions & phrases for hicky

hicky

adjective

Rural; mean and meager: This man is from some hicky farm in Shit Creek, Georgia (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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