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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
1. To neigh.
2. To laugh in a half-suppressed manner.
Of imitative origin. Earliest documented use: 1656.
“She whickered, that soft, chortlelike noise that passed for a laugh among her people.”
Steve Perry; The Vastalimi Gambit; Penguin; 2013.
See more usage examples of whicker in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
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