informal Not a word; nothing at all: ‘Did you hear from her?’ ‘Not a dicky bird.’
Dicky bird being rhyming slang for 'word'
More example sentences
- I haven't had one phone call from him since, not a dicky bird.
- ‘We've not heard from Hull at all - not a dicky bird,’ said Caisley.
- I sent the application on 7 October from Sydney, they've taken the deposit, but not a dicky bird on acknowledgment.
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