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dicky


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dickey  \Dick"ey\,  Dicky  \Dick"y\,  n. 
  1.  A  seat  behind  a  carriage,  for  a  servant. 
 
  2.  A  false  shirt  front  or  bosom. 
 
  3.  A  gentleman's  shirt  collar.  [Local,  U.  S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dicky 
  adj  :  (British  informal)  faulty;  "I've  got  this  dicky  heart"-  John 
  le  Carre  [syn:  {dickey}] 
  n  1:  (British  English)  a  small  3rd  seat  in  the  back  of  an 
  old-fashioned  2-seat  car  [syn:  {dickey},  {dickie},  {dickey-seat}, 
  {dickie-seat},  {dicky-seat}] 
  2:  a  man's  detachable  insert  (usually  starched)  to  simulate  the 
  front  of  a  shirt  [syn:  {dickey},  {dickie},  {shirtfront}] 




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