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Definition of "rickey" [rickey]

  • A drink of soda water, lime or lemon juice, sugar, and usually gin. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "rickey" in a sentence
  • "You are all over rickey. org (and probably other boards) bashing Adam."
  • "The basic rickey is very simple: Into an ice-filled collins glass, dump 1.5 ounces of gin or bourbon and juice from half a lime, sweeten with sugar or simple syrup, then fill with soda water."
  • "If you've collected ten stamps on your Rickey Month passport, bring it and your admission will be free; otherwise, it's $10 at the door, including one rickey."