from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To hiccup.
- n. Same as hiccup.
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_ Therefore beware, gentle reader, you catch not the hicket with laughing.
A small startup company called L5, for example, offers an IR doo-hicket that connects to the iPhone's charge port, then syncs with all of your home remotes to pick up their commands, then function as a universal remote.
Gerard says: "The Aniseed helpeth the yeoxing, or hicket