Definition of Birkie

1. n. A lively or mettlesome fellow.

Definition of Birkie

1. Noun. (skiing) a kind of American cross country ski race. ¹

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Definition of Birkie

1. a lively person [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Birkie

biremes
biretta
biretta'd
birettaed
birettas
birhythmic
birhythmicity
biriani
birianis
birimbao
biringuccite
biriyani
biriyanis
birk
birken
birkie (current term)
birkier
birkies
birkiest
birks
birl
birlaw
birle
birled
birler
birlers
birles
birley
birlie
birling

Literary usage of Birkie

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1. Poems of Places by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1876)
"THE birkie OF BONNIE DUNDEE. 'E fair lands of Angus and bonnie Dundee, How dear are your echoes, your memories to me! gatherings and meetings in a' the braw ..."

2. Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and by David Patrick, Robert Chambers (1902)
"Ye see yon birkie ca'da lord, fellow—called Wha struts, and stares, and a' that ? Though hundreds worship at his word, He 's but a cuif for a' that : dolt ..."

3. Harper's Cyclopaedia of British and American Poetry edited by Epes Sargent (1882)
"Ye see yon birkie,1 ca'da lord, Wha struts, and stares, and a' that : Though hundreds worship at his word, He's but a coof" for a' that. ..."

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