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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who is morally or mentally unwell

Usage examples (36)
  • Mr Dundon said the use of the "sickie" - faking an illness to have a day off - was exaggerated.
  • What kind of sickie thought up those hair handles?
  • Bosses cry foul over 'sickie' advert for cold and flu medicine
  • Call centre worker caught out by boss after posting 'sickie' plan on 'Facebook' for more
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