On this page:
Definition of the noun Tickey
What does Tickey mean as a name of something?
- [context: South Africa, obsolete] A threepenny bit.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tickey
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
Moonbeams and Shadows (2014)
by Lindsay Tonkin
A tickey would buy you three pence worth. The name tickey is a Malay word for three. Truppence was six ...
by John Ayto
thunder tick ticket tickey tickle tiele tie tiger tight tighten tile till tilt time immemorial tod toe toflee. thunder blood and thunder: see BLOOD. steal someone's thunder: see STEAL. tick on tick on credit. informal o Tick is an abbreviation of ticket, ...
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
tanner, tara, thaler, tickey, token, zecchino coin blank: flan, planchet coin chest at a mint: pyx coin chute: slot coin collecting: numismatics coin collector: numismatist coin fake: brummagem, counterfeit coin grooves on edge: engrailing, fluting, ...
by Jonathon Green
long tickey n. (also tickey-wire) [1970s] (S.Afr.) a coin on a thread that can be used to operate a telephone kiosk, then retrieved and used again. [SE long + TICKEY n.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
The customary unit of expenditure is the threepenny-bit or " tickey." Sanitary and other Services. — There is an ample supply of water to the ...
The Standard American Encyclopedia of Arts, Sciences, History, Biography, Geography, Statistics, and General Knowledge (1897)
by John Clark Ridpath
| Tickelsville, Gibson, Teni Thirty-nine, De Kalb, Ala Thornhope, Pula Tickey, Collin, Tex Thisbe, Huntingdon, Pa. Thornleigh, Pett 200 Tickfaw, Tangipahoa, La. 100 Thisbie, Washoe, New Thornport, Per | Tickridge, Limestone, Ala. Thistle ...
The Bankers Encyclopedia (1921)
Tickey. S. R. McDowell, H. T. R. Evors. A. E. "A. Passmore. H. P. Foulk. W. T. Patterson, F. A. Hays, Jno. C. Hamsey, J .E. Herr. J. G. Snodgrass. W. E. Peoples Bank. Algard, J. J. Kimble.
tickey, n. Same as *ticky, 3. tick-fever (tik'fé'ver), n. Any fever transmitted through ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Tickey
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Video about Tickey
Video shows what tickey means. A silver threepenny bit.. Tickey Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say tickey. Powered by ...
Scrabble value of T1I1C3K5E1Y4
The value of this 6-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of Tickey for some fun with words!