Definition of alky in English:


Syllabification: al·ky
Pronunciation: /ˈalkē
(also alkie)

noun (plural alkies)

  • An alcoholic.
    More example sentences
    • Then he decided he was too young to be an alkie, this wasn't alcoholism, this was making himself feel better.
    • It's the additional bottle of schnapps for the alky who should be drying out.
    • The sergeant advised letting it go because it was ‘just the alkies and the druggies fighting.’

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