plisky
noun see pliskie

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • plisky — /plis kee/, n., pl. pliskies, adj. Scot. and North Eng. n. 1. a mischievous trick; practical joke; prank. adj. 2. mischievous; playful. Also, pliskie. [1780 90; orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • plisky — plis·ky …   English syllables

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  • pliskie — or plisky noun (plural pliskies) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1706 chiefly Scottish practical joke, trick …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • plis|kie — plis|ky or plis|kie «PLIHS kee», noun, plural kies, adjective. Scottish. –n. a mischievous trick. –adj. mischievous: »Auld Habkin o the Pethfit, who was a plisky body (John Service). ╂[origin unknown] …   Useful english dictionary

  • plis|ky — or plis|kie «PLIHS kee», noun, plural kies, adjective. Scottish. –n. a mischievous trick. –adj. mischievous: »Auld Habkin o the Pethfit, who was a plisky body (John Service). ╂[origin unknown] …   Useful english dictionary

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