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English definition of “mickey”

mickey

noun (MAKE FUN)    /ˈmɪk.i/
take the mickey/mick (out of someone) UK informal to laugh at someone and make them seem silly, by copying their behaviour or tricking them in a funny or unkind way: A group of other boys were taking the mickey out of him. She's always taking the mick - she's got no respect for the managers at all.Mocking and taunting
(Definition of mickey noun (MAKE FUN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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