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The most important fact is that Icky Jones has been a fool for over twenty year.

ICKY took flight with them, and got so close to the sun that the wax melted and his wings came off.

WORD ORIGIN

1935, American English, probably from icky-boo (c.1920) "sickly, nauseated," probably baby talk elaboration of sick. Originally a swing lover's term for more sentimental jazz music; in general use from 1938.

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