tyke

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

tyke

noun \ˈtīk\

: a small child

: a person from Yorkshire

Full Definition of TYKE

1
:  dog; especially :  an inferior or mongrel dog
2
a chiefly British :  a clumsy, churlish, or eccentric person
b :  a small child

Variants of TYKE

tyke also tike \ˈtīk\

Examples of TYKE

  1. <adopted a lovable tyke from the local animal shelter>

Origin of TYKE

Middle English tyke, from Old Norse tīk bitch; akin to Middle Low German tīke bitch
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with TYKE

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