Definition of bicky in English:

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bicky

Pronunciation: /ˈbɪki/
(also bikky)

noun (plural bickies)

informal
A biscuit.
Example sentences
  • And for the information of certain individuals: guys… you only have to eat the bikkies and drink the milk.
  • He wants to know if I am having bickies with my tea and if so what kind.
  • So if things get dire, I might need some bikkies to keep me going, along with that cuppa.

Phrases

big bickies

Australian /NZ informal A large sum of money: just showing up is worth big bickies
More example sentences
  • For some reason I didn't earn the big bickies, and commuting and lots of standing didn't really suit the heels.
  • To be honest, if I had to spend big bickies for a book I'd rather go the whole hog, spend a decent amount, and get a nice, special edition.
  • The system I am talking about building is small potatoes compared with a big telescope, but it is still big bickies here in Australia.

Origin

1930s: diminutive of biscuit.

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