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Definition of the noun sickie
What does sickie mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: sickies
- [slang] A day off work due to (supposed) illness.
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Contemporary Themes and Theoretical Issues by Maurizio Atzeni
Although an innovation, the mass sickie is a de facto strike based on the withdrawal of labour. Only in the case of police officers and other public servants who are lawfully barred from striking has this tactic constituted a genuine innovation.
Drowning in Sand (2016)
by J. Marc Harding
A sickie is a deadie sooner than ...
Getting a Job in Australia (2004)
A Step-by-step Guide to Finding Work Down Under by Nick Vandome, How to Books
The sickie is a piece of wonderful Australian logic which reasons that since there is an allowance for you to take a certain numbers of days off a year through sickness that you should take them whether you are actually ill or not. Perhaps they ...
by V.S. Matyushenkov
sickie esp. Br. Aus. col. /Br. throw a sickie, Aus. chuck a sickie, Am. callinsick/ a day off work, esp. when pretending tobeill.
The Godzone Dictionary (2010)
Of Favourite New Zealand Words and Phrases by Max Cryer
sickie, to throw a Informal term describing time away from employment because of illness – sick leave. Since such ...
by Ian Stuart-Hamilton
* Chuck a sickie Fake illness to take a day off work.** Chuck it Usually used to advise someone to abandon a particular line of reasoning. It can also mean ...
Collins Rhyming Dictionary (2014)
by Rosalind Fergusson
bickie, brickie, cliquey, dicky, Dickie, hickey, icky, Mickey, Nicky, picky, quickie, Ricky, sickie, sticky, thickie, tricky, Vicky, milky, silky, Wilkie, dinky, inky, kinky, minke, pinkie, slinky, stinky, frisky, risky, whiskey, whisky, biggie, ciggy, piggy, ...
by Random House
-icky, dickey, Dicky, hickey, icky, kicky, Mickey, Nicky, picky, quickie, rickey, sickie, sticky, tricky, Vicki; doohickey, gin rickey. -icle. See -ickle. -icon. Sec -iken. -icter, lictor, stricter, victor; afflicter, conflicter, constrictor ...
A Dictionary Of The Malayan Language, In 2 Parts, Malayan and English And English and Malayan (1812)
by William Marsden
sickie o pengātam, -33-, sidop. Side A, beláh, G-3 filak; (one side) al... sabláh; (other side) e;4- sabláh läin; (both sides) A. A. sabláh meniabláh; ...
by Alan Williams, Alison Whybrow
refusing to answer the phone to suppliers needing to be paid; avoiding client interaction of any kind in case one is found wanting; nipping off to the pub rather than facing the music; throwing a sickie; wandering around the park trying to work ...
Dictionary of Euphemisms (2008)
by R. W. Holder
sickie an unauthorized ...
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- Madden Brothers try Aussie slang -- Chuck a sickie
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- Throw a sickie Meaning
Video shows what throw a sickie means. To take a day off from work for ill health (either real or feigned).. Throw a sickie Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...
- Sickie Meaning
Video shows what sickie means. A day off work due to (supposed) illness.. Sickie Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say sickie.
- Sickie: Australian slang
Sickie - is an Australian expression, for when an employee calls in sick when they're not really sick to their employer. The reasons for taking the sickie might be ...
Scrabble value of S1I1C3K5I1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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