- to whinny; neigh.
- a whinny; neigh.
Origin of whicker
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Contemporary Examples of whicker
Whicker tried out for The Biggest Loser before trying HealthyWage.Workers Earn Money on the Job for Losing Weight
April 10, 2013
Historical Examples of whicker
If everything goes by the board, you won't hear a whicker out of me.Blow The Man Down
Suddenly through the intense silence, he heard the whicker of a horse.Roads of Destiny
"Thanks" replied the gentleman and he sat down on the edge of a whicker chair.Daisy Ashford: Her Book
- (intr) (of a horse) to whinny or neigh; nicker
Word Origin for whicker
1650s, "snigger," imitative (cf. snicker). As imitative of a sound made by a horse, from 1753. As the sound of something beating the air, from 1920. Related: Whickered; whickering.