pliskie
or plisky noun (plural pliskies) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1706 chiefly Scottish practical joke, trick

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pliskie — plis·kie …   English syllables

  • pliskie — …   Useful english dictionary

  • plisky — noun see pliskie …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 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 — noun see pliskie …   Useful english dictionary

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