blickey

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Dutch blik tin.

NounEdit

blickey (plural blickeys or blickies)

  1. (US, dialect, dated) A tin dinner pail.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 13:44