adjective see dyke II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dykey — Ⅰ. dyke [1] (also dike) ► NOUN 1) an embankment built to prevent flooding from the sea. 2) an earthwork serving as a boundary or defence: Offa s Dyke. 3) a ditch or watercourse. 4) Geology an intrusion of igneous rock cutting across existing… …   English terms dictionary

  • dykey — See dyke2. * * * …   Universalium

  • dykey — adjective Of a woman, whether actually lesbian or not, having stereotypically lesbian characteristics. Syn: butch, masculine …   Wiktionary

  • Dykey — having a lesbian quality …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • dykey — Australian Slang having a lesbian quality …   English dialects glossary

  • dykey — dyk·ey …   English syllables

  • dykey — Go to dikey …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • dykey — adjective see dyke II * * * dykˈey or dīkˈey adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑dyke …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hikey Dykey — Cumbrian Dictionary ( n iykey dykey) This game is the ultimate in yat lowpin . Enjoyed by Cumbrian kids since time began, it involves running accross the gardens of adjoining houses, and hurdling the fences, hedges, and gates encountered on the… …   English dialects glossary

  • dyke — 1. (dyke) (4250↑, 751↓) A word used to refer to Lesbians. Originally meant to be a slur, it has been reclaimed by many Lesbians who might use it to identify themselves of other Lesbians. It is considered rude to use the word Dyke unless you self… …   Urban English dictionary

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