dickybird


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dickybird

(ˈdɪkɪˌbɜːd) or

dickeybird

n
1. See dicky15
2. not a dickybird informal not a word; nothing: I haven't heard a dickybird from them.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dickybird - small bird; adults talking to children sometimes use these words to refer to small birds
bird - warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
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Translations

dickybird

n (Brit, baby-talk) → Piepmatz m (baby-talk); I haven’t heard a dickybird from him (inf)ich habe keinen Ton von ihm gehört
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It makes me think about my own dickybird existence, about how so many times in life I need someone to champion for me, someone to advocate for me, someone to fight for me.
The Bible seems to take my dickybird experiences very seriously.
Apparently, "Tom Tobin's Dickybird," an erotic song on the compilation, received quite a bit of local radio play, causing the initial CD run to sell out in only a few months (more have since been made available)!