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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cvikli (tight squeeze, difficult situation), from German Zwickel (gore, a triangular or rhomboid piece of fabric).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡siki]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ci‧ki

AdjectiveEdit

ciki (comparative cikibb, superlative legcikibb)

  1. (slang) embarrassing, uncool, awkward (causing embarrassment)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN