dicky-seat
dicky-seat \dicky-seat\ n. 1. same as {dickie-seat}.

Syn: dickey, dickie, dicky, dickey-seat, dickie-seat. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • dicky-seat — noun a small third seat in the back of an old fashioned two seater • Syn: ↑dickey, ↑dickie, ↑dicky, ↑dickey seat, ↑dickie seat • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicky — I. /ˈdɪki / (say dikee) noun (plural dickies) 1. a detachable shirt front, or blouse front. 2. a pinafore or apron. 3. a donkey, especially a male. 4. Also, dicky seat. a small additional seat at the outside or back of a vehicle; rumble seat.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • seat — n. place to sit 1) to take one s seat 2) to assign seats 3) to book (esp. BE), reserve a seat 4) to give up, relinquish; keep one s seat 5) a box; bucket; car; front row; jump; ringside seat 6) a rumble seat (AE; BE has dicky) 7) the driver s… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • dicky — 1. n. (also dickey) (pl. ies or eys) colloq. 1 a false shirt front. 2 (in full dicky bird) a child s word for a little bird. 3 Brit. a driver s seat in a carriage. 4 Brit. an extra folding seat at the back of a vehicle. 5 (in full dicky bow) Brit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicky — Dickey Dick ey, Dicky Dick y, n. 1. 1. A false detachable shirt front or bosom. [Also spelled {dickie}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A gentleman s shirt collar. [Local, U. S.] [1913 Webster] 3. A hat; esp., in U. S., a stiff hat or derby; in Eng., a straw… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dicky — dicky1 (also dickey) noun (plural dickies or dickeys) 1》 informal a false shirt front. 2》 chiefly Brit. a folding outside seat at the back of some early cars.     ↘a driver s seat in a carriage. 3》 Indian the boot of a car. Origin C18 (denoting a …   English new terms dictionary

  • dicky — dick·y || dɪkɪ n. collar; removable shirt front; small rear seat; small bird adj. sick, unwell; faulty; not reliable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dickie-seat — n. 1. A small 3rd seat in the back of an old fashioned 2 seat car. [British English] Syn: dickey, dickie, dicky, dickey seat, dicky seat, dickey box. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dickey-seat — noun a small third seat in the back of an old fashioned two seater • Syn: ↑dickey, ↑dickie, ↑dicky, ↑dickie seat, ↑dicky seat • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dickie-seat — noun a small third seat in the back of an old fashioned two seater • Syn: ↑dickey, ↑dickie, ↑dicky, ↑dickey seat, ↑dicky seat • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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