Simple Definition of icky
: having a very unpleasant quality
Examples of icky in a sentence
The trail was icky with mud.
<the novel has an icky sentimentality that makes my skin crawl>
Origin and Etymology of icky
perhaps baby talk alteration of sticky
First Known Use: 1929
Rhymes with icky
dickey, hickey, kicky, picky, quickie, rickey, shticky, sickie, sticky, tricky
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