from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Dick, George Frederick 1881-1967. American medical researcher who teamed with his wife, Gladys Henry Dick (1881-1963), to isolate the germ that causes scarlet fever. They developed a serum for the disease (1923) and the Dick test for susceptibility (1924).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A diminutive of the male given name Richard, also used as a formal given name.
- proper n. A surname.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The mound or bank of a ditch; a dike.
- n. A leathern apron.
- n. A bib.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. obscene terms for penis
- n. someone who is a detective
Rhyming nickname for Rick, pet form of Richard. (Wiktionary)