the land or territory under the control of a sheik.
noun 1. Also, shaikh, sheikh. (in Islamic countries) the patriarch of a tribe or family; chief: a term of polite address. 2. Slang. a man held to be masterful and irresistibly charming to women. noun (in Muslim countries) 1. the head of an Arab tribe, village, etc a venerable old man a high priest or […]
noun 1. the land or territory under the control of a sheik. noun 1. the territory ruled by a sheikh
noun, Australian Slang. 1. a girl or young woman. noun 1. a female given name, form of Celia. noun 1. (Austral & NZ, old-fashioned) an informal word for girl, woman
adjective suspicious, shady; sneaky; also written shiesty , shysty Examples He’s a sheisty guy. Word Origin 1993; fr shyster Usage Note slang sheik