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alky (plural alkies)

  1. Alternative spelling of alkie
    • 1985, Stephen King, Skeleton Crew
      No, when an alky blacks out, he keeps doing things. An alky in a blackout is a busy little devil.
    • 1999, Ian Rankin, Black and Blue: An Inspector Rebus Mystery
      Once an alky, always an alky, that's what they say.