Pronunciation: (dik'ē),[key] —n., —pl.-eys. 1. an article of clothing made to look like the front or collar of a shirt, blouse, vest, etc., worn as a separate piece under another garment, as a jacket or dress. Cf. vest (def. 2), vestee. 2. a detachable linen shirt collar.
3. a bib or pinafore worn by a child.
4. a small bird.
5. a donkey, esp. a male.
6. an outside seat on a carriage.
7. Brit.See rumble seat (def. 1). Also,dicky,dick'ie.
Pronunciation: (dik'ē),[key] —adj.Slang. faulty: I'm fed up with this dickey air conditioner.
Pronunciation: (dik'ē),[key] —n. James, 1923-1997, U.S. poet and novelist.