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hankie

noun han·kie \ˈhaŋ-kē\
plural hankies

Definition of HANKIE

Variants of HANKIE

han·kie or han·ky \ˈhaŋ-kē\

Examples of HANKIE

  1. <held a hankie up to his nose and blew vigorously>

Origin of HANKIE

handkerchief + -ie
First Known Use: 1878

Related to HANKIE

Synonyms
handkerchief, kerchief

Rhymes with HANKIE

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