"attic" Definition

Definitions for the word "attic" from multiple English dictionaries.

1. adj.
Of ancient athens or attica, or the form of greek used there. n. Greek as used by the ancient athenians. [greek attikos]
Source: Oxford English Dictionary, 1884
2. n.
Space or room at the top of a house, usu. Under the roof. [from *attic, with ref. To an architectural feature]
Source: Oxford English Dictionary, 1884
3. slang
the head; “queer in the ATTIC,” intoxicated or weak-minded. Sometimes ATTIC is varied by “upper story.”
Source: The Slang Dictionary, 1864

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