- 1 short for Mickey Finn. I bet some guy slipped me a mickeyMore example sentences
- The first five tracks sparkle with second-hand guitar lines from all three EPs, but with the welcome break of ‘A Cathedral at Night,’ My Favorite slips you a micky on the sly.
- Do this for a couple of nights, and you may think someone slipped you a Viagra micky.
- That mickey I was slipped stole a month of my life, and I'm not happy.
- 2 (in phrase take the mickey) chiefly British Tease or ridicule someone.More example sentences
- You had to try and block your mind off from what they were talking about because they were laughing and joking and taking the mickey out of me.
- It's a joke; you fool about; they take the mickey out of you and it's fun.
- They liked irreverence, taking the mickey, politically incorrect humour, mockery, satire.
1930s: of unknown origin.
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