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pukey

[pyoo-kee] /ˈpyu ki/
adjective, pukier, pukiest.
1.
on the verge of vomiting; nauseated.
2.
disgusting; repellent.
Also, puky.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; puke + -y1
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  • Pale pink and powder blue, dingy yellow and that pukey lavender that turns my stomach.
Slang definitions & phrases for pukey

puky

adjective

Nasty; inferior; disgusting: It's a pukey sort of ballad (1965+)


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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