noun, British Dialect.
any of certain European woodpeckers, especially the green woodpecker.
[hik-ee] /ˈhɪk i/ adjective, hickier, hickiest. Informal. 1. (def 2). adjective Rural; mean and meager: This man is from some hicky farm in Shit Creek, Georgia (1940s+)
[hik-ee-hawrs] /ˈhɪk iˌhɔrs/ noun, South Atlantic States (chiefly North Carolina) . 1. a seesaw.
/ˈhɪkɪməl/ noun 1. (Southwest English, dialect) a titmouse
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