Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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BOCKETY

Construct: Adjective
Definition: Cooked, out of alignment.
Use: One of the table legs is bockety.
One of the table legs is crooked - meaning short.
Derivation: Probably from the Irish 'Bacac' - imperfect, defective. (Dinnen)
Also note 'Bockady' - a lame person (Joyce)


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