crackie

[krak-ee]

noun Canadian (chiefly Atlantic Provinces ).

a small noisy dog.

Nearby words

  1. crackerjack,
  2. crackers,
  3. cracket,
  4. crackhead,
  5. crackhouse,
  6. cracking,
  7. crackjaw,
  8. crackle,
  9. crackleware,
  10. crackling

Origin of crackie

1890–95; apparently crack + -ie; compare dial. (Devonshire) cracky wren, any small creature

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