dyke

Definition of dyke 

(Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly British spelling of

dyke

noun
\ˈdīk \
variants: or less commonly

Definition of dyke (Entry 2 of 2)

usually offensive

Other Words from dyke

Noun

dykey \ˈdī-kē \ adjective usually offensive

First Known Use of dyke

Noun

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dyke

Noun

origin unknown

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dying breed

dying wish

dykage

dyke

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-dymia

-dymus

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