alkie

noun
al·​kie | \ ˈal-kē How to pronounce alkie (audio) \
variants: or alky
plural alkies

Definition of alkie

slang

First Known Use of alkie

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alkie

by shortening & alteration

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“Alkie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkie. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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