Definition of hickey in English:
noun (plural hickeys)
2North American informal A skin blemish, especially a mark caused by a lover biting or sucking the skin.
- I knew that in the morning I would have to use cover-up on the new hickeys that he had marked me with.
- Well you were way too busy making out with Andrew - I'm guessing that hickey is from him.
- The next morning, I came to life smelling of smoke, with a twisted ankle, a lot less money, and this really, really big hickey.
early 20th century: of unknown origin.
Definition of hickey in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan