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hickey

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hickey

  1. a small article the actual name of which one either does not know or cannot remember <I lost the hickey that locks and unlocks the car's doors by remote control> Synonyms dingus, doohickey, hickey, thingamabob, thingamajig (or thingumajig), thingummy, whatchamacallit, whatnot, whatsit (also whatsis or what-is-it)




hickey

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hickey

  1. a small, inflamed swelling of the skin <the last thing she needed on her wedding day was a hickey for her radiant face> Synonyms boil, fester, hickey, papule, pimple, pustule, whelk, zit [slang]Related Words blackhead, blister, milium, whitehead; bump, lump, protuberance; sore, wart, weal, welt




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