rickey

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noun rick·ey \ˈri-kē\

Definition of rickey

plural

rickeys

  1. :  a drink containing liquor, lime juice, sugar, and soda water; also :  a similar drink without liquor

Origin and Etymology of rickey

probably from the name Rickey


First Known Use: 1890

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