dickey, dickie, dicky, shirtfront

(noun) a man’s detachable insert (usually starched) to simulate the front of a shirt

dickey, dickie, dicky, dickey-seat, dickie-seat, dicky-seat

(noun) a small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater

Source: WordNet® 3.1


dickie (plural dickies)

Alternative form of dicky


Proper noun


A diminutive of the male given name Dick, a short form of the male given name Richard.

A patronymic surname.

Source: Wiktionary


Word of the Day

28 November 2022


(noun) an advocate of the principles of humanism; someone concerned with the interests and welfare of humans

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Coffee Trivia

Some 16th-century Italian clergymen tried to ban coffee because they believed it to be “satanic.” However, Pope Clement VII loved coffee so much that he lifted the ban and had coffee baptized in 1600.

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