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Definition of icky adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

icky

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈɪki//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɪki//
 
(ickier, ickiest) (informal)
 
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unpleasant (used especially about something that is wet and sticky) Word Origin 1930s: perhaps related to sick or to the child's word ickle ‘little’.
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