Eyetie

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Eyetie

(ˈaɪtaɪ)
n, adj
(Peoples) offensive slang Brit Italian
[C20: based on a jocular mispronunciation of Italian]
Translations
ItakaItaker

Eyetie

n (Brit pej sl) → Spag(h)ettifresser(in) m(f) (pej inf), → Itaker m (pej inf)
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I don't mind the Pakistanis or the Eyeties, but I wish them ruddy Welsh would stay away.
Mr Garlick also denied allegations he called design consultants "smarmy little Eyeties in Armani suits", saying it was "inconceivable" he would ever say what was a racist slur.
With England already ruled out of the equation on the grounds that fairytales don't happen unless your last name is Riding Hood and with Germany relying on a Jancker, that leaves us with six potential winners - the Frogs, Argies, Eyeties, Nescafe Boys, dirty Dagos and the Swedes.
The Frogs and the Argies, I have been told, are in the tough half of the draw with Ronnie O'Sullivan, Stephen Hendry and John Higgins while the Eyeties and the Dagos are in the other half with John Virgo and Jim Davidson.
7) Peter Dalseno, Sugar, Tears and Eyeties, Brisbane, 1994, p.
But does anybody seriously believe that Wales, Ireland, the Froggies, the Scots and the Eyeties can beat our boys?
MANCHESTER UNITED fans taunted Juventus in midweek with chants of: "Same old Eyeties, always cheating.
Yer Eyeties and Frogs and Brazulyins cannae touch it.
Because of that and because the Krauts and the Eyeties know this they lived in these mosques.
National pride is fine but not when we express it in violence or when we abuse our neighbours as Frogs, Krauts and Eyeties.
I don't wholly blame the chaps for what was a fairly inept performance because the spoiling tactics of the Eyeties were frustrating, if not illegal.
AFTER spending the past few weeks having a giggle at the expense of the Frogs, the Krauts, the Eyeties etc, Bloody Foreigners (Sunday Sky One) invited us to laugh at ourselves.