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middy

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noun mid·dy \ˈmi-dē\

Definition of middy

plural

middies

  1. 1 :  midshipman

  2. 2 :  a loosely fitting blouse with a sailor collar worn by women and children



Origin and Etymology of middy

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1818

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