fico (plural ficoes)
- (archaic) A fig; an insignificant trifle.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
- (archaic) A sign of contempt made with the fingers.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for fico in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
fico m (plural fichi)
Slang term becomes figo in Northern Italy.
- fico in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)