Definitions starting with T

ID #4985


/tángkiy/ [Atlantic; also dial. in Brit. (DHS) and US South (ADD); cf. OED thankee vulgar colloq. for thank ye, thank you] intj. thank you: 1918 She look the old woman head and caught plenty lice. The old woman say, "T'ankie, chil'" (Parsons 19). <Gen>

Tags: interjection

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Last update: 2011-06-08 21:01
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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