Mickey meaning

mĭk'ē
A small bottle of liquor, shaped to fit in a pocket.
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A roasted potato.
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A Mickey Finn.
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Spirit; pride; brag.
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A unit of mouse movement typically set at 1/200th of an inch.
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(chiefly Canada, informal) A small bottle of liquor, holding 375 ml or 13 oz., typically shaped to fit in one's pocket.
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(slang) A Mickey Finn; a beverage, usually alcoholic, that has been drugged.
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(slang) American depression era term for a potato as in a "roasted mickey".
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(Cockney rhyming slang) Piss, shortened and more commonly used form of Mickey Bliss.
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(computing) The resolution of a mouse, used as a unit of length.
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(slang) A Mickey Finn; a beverage, usually alcoholic, that has been drugged.
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(Canada) A 375-milliliter (13.2 imperial fluid ounce; 12.7 US fl oz) bottle of liquor, such as whiskey.
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(Ulster, derogatory) A Catholic.
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A diminutive of the male given names Michael, Mike or Mick.
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A diminutive of the female given name Michaela.
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take the mickey out of
  • To tease or mock (someone).
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take the mickey
  • To make fun; mock.
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take the mickey out of
  • To deflate (a person).
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

take the mickey out of
take the mickey out of

Origin of mickey

  • Perhaps from mick
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition