[ mik ]
/ mɪk /
noun (often lowercase) Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term for a person of Irish birth or descent.
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Origin of Mick
1870–75, Americanism; generic use of Mick, hypocoristic form of Michael
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Example sentences from the Web for mick
So a 'Mick' ward wants its great man to put on all the frills?The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him|Paul Leicester Ford
British Dictionary definitions for mick
/ (mɪk) /
(sometimes not capital) derogatory a slang name for an Irishman or a Roman Catholic
Australian the tails side of a coin
Word Origin for Mick
C19: from the nickname for Michael
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