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dickens   
      

It Has 7 letters ( d i c k e n s )         2 vowels ( i e )         5 consonants ( d c k n s )         Word on the contrary snekcid

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Origin: 1590–1600; apparently a fanciful use of the proper name _Dicken_, form of _Dick_.

Origin: 1590–1600; apparently a fanciful use of the proper name Dicken, form of Dick.

Which the in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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DICKENS (_uncountable_) * (euphemistic) The devil. _She can go to the DICKENS for what she said._ _You scared the DICKENS out of me._ * In the phrase _the dickens_ (Used as an intensifier). _Why THE DICKENS did he do that?_ _We had THE DICKENS of a row._

dickens (uncountable)

  1. (euphemistic) The devil.
    She can go to the dickens for what she said.
    You scared the dickens out of me.
  2. In the phrase the dickens (Used as an intensifier).
    Why the dickens did he do that?
    We had the dickens of a row.

Which the in categoryENGLISH - REFERENCES
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* Random House Dictionary

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* snicked

Which the in categoryENGLISH - SYNONYMS
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English - Synonyms

* (intensifier): on earth, the hell, the devil, the heck, the fuck

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English - See Also

* Dickensian


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