dipsey

adjective
dip·​sey
variants: or dipsie or dipsy \ ˈdipsē, -​si \

Definition of dipsey 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: deep-sea a dipsey line

dipsey

noun
variants: or dipsie or dipsy \ " \
plural dipseys or dipsies

Definition of dipsey (Entry 2 of 2)

2 : a sinker attached to a fishing line

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by alteration

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