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1850, "rascal, rogue," of unknown origin, perhaps a fanciful formation. In early 20c. used affectionately or playfully of children.

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for skeezicks

Historical Examples

  • You're the skeezicks I'm after; we'll soon have the third burglar.

    The Launch Boys' Cruise in the Deerfoot

    Edward S. Ellis

  • Skeezicks, who played the big horn, accused the cornet and the snare-drum of stealing his cold lunch.

    The Octopus

    Frank Norris