sharpy

[shahr-pee]

noun, plural sharp·ies.


sharpie

or sharp·y

[shahr-pee]

noun

a very alert person.
Slang. an ostentatiously stylish person.

Origin of sharpie

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; sharp + -ie
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British Dictionary definitions for sharpy

sharpie

noun

Australian a member of a teenage group having short hair and distinctive clothesCompare skinhead

Sharpie

noun

trademark a type of permanent marker
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