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n. pl. al·kies Slang
An alcoholic.

[Shortening and alteration of alcoholic + -y.]


(ˈælkɪ) or


n, pl -kies
slang a heavy drinker or alcoholic


(ˈæl ki)

n., pl. -kies. Slang.
1. an alcoholic.
2. alcohol.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alky - a person who drinks alcohol to excess habituallyalky - a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
drunk, drunkard, inebriate, rummy, sot, wino - a chronic drinker
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If you want to be funny, you can say Alky Hall, as the others do.
where junkie prostitute Rainie listened with mother while miserable alky Cora reminisced about abandoning her baby at birth.
Our local tramp - Malky the Alky - walks the streets all day in a flea-bitten coat and an old pair of slippers.
Allen, C, Adsorption of alky I-dimethyl-benzyl-animonium chloride on differently pretreated non-woven cotton substrates, 'textile Research journal, Vol.
But John," I hear you ask, "how am I to drink all day without getting so drunk I go on fire and without looking like the kind of complete alky maniac who has string holding his trousers up and shouts at buses and dogs?
Pretty r good, that movieo about his stammer,r but accordingr to them in the knowo he was as dim as his dad and an alky k as well.
Is this why you never see alky street-dwellers in divorce courts?
Attendance: 20,278 Referee: Kevin Friend (Leics) | ALKY MACKAY'S men became history boys last night as Cardiff City climbed to the top of the Championship clutching a new record.
When these accumulation products are in the process of erosion and immersion by rainwater, the harmful trace elements, various phenols, PAHs and alky homologue are dissolved.
The digital platform is meant to complement the magazine and benefit our passengers with additional interactive content," Alky Cheung, publishing director, ACP Magazines Asia told Campaign Asia-Pacific.
SPSI is recognized for its ability to fabricate World Class quality complex high and low pressure piping systems including: combined cycle heat recovery steam generators (HRSG's), alky unit pipe fabrication, benzene reduction piping systems, fossil fuel (coal) fired utility boilers, nuclear-powered utility boilers, balance of plant piping systems (BOP), turnaround piping, flue gas desulphurization systems and other clean air emission control environmental systems.
So, identify one alky a week and you'll get a nice cash gift.