"pickle" Definition

  1. a miserable or comical position; “he is in a sad PICKLE,” said of any one who has fallen into the gutter, or got besmeared. “A PICKLE herring,” a comical fellow, a merry-andrew.—_Old._ Also, a mischievous boy; “what a PICKLE he is, to be sure!” Derived from his always getting into a PICKLE, or mess.

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Position in the dictionary: 2587 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: pickles!, piece, pieman., pig, pig and tinder-box, pig-headed, pigeon, pigeon-english, pigeon-flying, pigeon’s milk
Previous words in the dictionary: pickers, pickaninny, pick-me-up, pick, piccadilly weepers, piccadilly butchers, picaroon, physog, philistine, philiper

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