HyperDic: spick

English > 2 senses of the word spick:
ADJECTIVEallspick, immaculate, speckless, spick-and-span, spic-and-span, spic, spotlesscompletely neat and clean
NOUNperson spick, spic, spik(ethnic slur) offensive term for persons of Latin American descent
English > spick: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningCompletely neat and clean.
Example "a spick-and-span kitchen"
Synonymsimmaculate, speckless, spick-and-span, spic-and-span, spic, spotless
BroadercleanFree from dirt or impurities
Spanishimpecable, inmaculado
Catalanimmaculat, impecable
English > spick: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaning(ethnic slur) offensive term for persons of Latin American descent.
Synonymsspic, spik
BroaderLatin American, LatinoAn artificial language based on words common to the Romance languages
Usage ofdisparagement, depreciation, derogationA communication that belittles somebody or something
ethnic slurA slur on someone's race or language
slang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacularA characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
Catalanspic, spik

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