EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

InterjectionEdit

ick!

  1. An exclamation of disgust
    Lizzie grabbed a frog out of the lake and placed the frog on her hair! Ick!
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Etymology 2Edit

Back-formation from icky.

NounEdit

ick (uncountable)

  1. (informal) Something distasteful

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

ick (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of ich (fish disease)

Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon ik, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ick

  1. I (first person singular pronoun)
    ick schreev di en Breef
    I wrote you a letter
    Ick keem, ick seeg, ick wunn
    I came, I saw, I conquered. (veni, vidi, vici, attributed to Julius Caesar.)

Related termsEdit

  • mien (possessive: my, mine); mi (dative (also generally used in place of the accusative): me); wi (plural: we)
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