alkie

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alchy definition

[ˈælki]
and alkie; alky
  1. n.
    alcohol; an alcoholic beverage. : The crooks stole most of the alchy from the bar at the club. , My great-grandfather made his own “alky” during prohibition.
  2. n.
    a drunkard. : You see alchy after alchy all up and down Maxwell Street.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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