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chucky

[chuhk-ee]
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noun, plural chuck·ies. British Dialect.
  1. a chicken; fowl.
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Origin of chucky

First recorded in 1720–30; chuck3 + -y2
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  • Poor Chucky had found it quite impossible to accept the new arrangement.

    Toto's Merry Winter

    Laura E. Richards

  • "So long, chucky," the lady with the damaged feather said to him.

    Fortitude

    Hugh Walpole

  • “These berries are for poor Chucky,” replied the wood-pigeon.

    The Joyous Story of Toto

    Laura E. Richards

  • Chucky was so sound asleep it seemed a pity to miss such an opportunity.

    The Joyous Story of Toto

    Laura E. Richards

  • "Let's go and see how old Chucky gets on," he said good-naturedly, when the man vanished.

    The Louisa Alcott Reader

    Louisa M. Alcott