Dip one's wick

(of a man) to have sexual intercourse

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • dip one's wick — (vulgar sl; of a man) To have sexual intercourse • • • Main Entry: ↑wick * * * vulgar slang (of a man) have sexual intercourse …   Useful english dictionary

  • dip one's wick — vulgar slang (of a man) have sex. → wick …   English new terms dictionary

  • dip one's wick — Australian Slang (of a man) to have sexual intercourse …   English dialects glossary

  • dip one's wick — Vrb phrs. To have sex. Male usage …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • dip one's (the) wick — vb (of a man) to have sex. A vulgar euphe mism which is about a century old. Wick is either a shortening of the rhyming slang Hampton Wick: prick, or a straight forward metaphor from candle wick. Originally British, the term is now used, albeit… …   Contemporary slang

  • wick — {{11}}wick (1) bundle of fiber in a lamp or candle, O.E. weoce, from W.Gmc. *weukon (Cf. M.Du. wieke, Du. wiek, O.H.G. wiohha, Ger. Wieche), of unknown origin, with no known cognates beyond Gmc. To dip one s wick engage in sexual intercourse (in… …   Etymology dictionary

  • wick — 1. n. 1 a strip or thread of fibrous or spongy material feeding a flame with fuel in a candle, lamp, etc. 2 Surgery a gauze strip inserted in a wound to drain it. Phrases and idioms: dip one s wick coarse sl. (of a man) have sexual intercourse.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wick — wick1 noun 1》 a strip of porous material up which liquid fuel is drawn by capillary action to the flame in a candle, lamp, or lighter. 2》 Medicine a gauze strip inserted in a wound to drain it. verb absorb or draw off (liquid) by capillary action …   English new terms dictionary

  • wick — I. /wɪk / (say wik) noun 1. a bundle or loose twist or braid of soft threads, or a woven strip or tube, as of cotton, which in a candle, lamp, oil stove, or the like serves to draw up the melted tallow or wax or the oil or other flammable liquid… …   Australian English dictionary

  • dip — [c]/dɪp / (say dip) verb (dipped, dipping) –verb (t) 1. to plunge temporarily into a liquid, as to wet or to take up some of the liquid. 2. to raise or take up by dipping action; lift by bailing or scooping: to dip water out of a boat. 3. to… …   Australian English dictionary


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