- an alcoholic.
Origin of alky
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Related Wordssmoke, liquor, drink, booze, methanol, ethanol, intoxicant, cocktail, moonshine, tipple, sauce, firewater, toddy, alky, rotgut, hootch, palliative, red-eye
Examples from the Web for alky
Thought I'd meander up the Hill with this old bloat Alky, and drop in to see the show.The Three Partners
- slang a heavy drinker or alcoholic
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