Definition of colicky
1 : relating to or associated with colic colicky pain
2 : suffering from colic colicky babies
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Knott’s colicky poems assume the reader’s malign intentions, imagining the page as a place of conflict or, at best, of fraying truce.
According to midwife Sophia England, applying the gentle pressure to the right places can calm colicky babies almost instantly.
By the way, colicky newborn keeping you up all night?
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