tackie UK [ˈtæki] US noun [countable] [singular tackie plural tackies] [singular takkie plural takkies] south african
a shoe made of canvas (=strong cloth) with a rubber sole (=bottom)
Thesaurus: shoes, boots and slippershyponym
Variant: takkie

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  • tackie — UK [ˈtækɪ] / US or takkie UK / US noun [countable] Word forms tackie : singular tackie plural tackies Word forms takkie : singular takkie plural takkies South African a shoe made of canvas (= strong cloth) with a rubber sole (= bottom) • See:… …   English dictionary

  • tackie — [ taki] (also takkie) noun (plural tackies or takkies) S. African informal 1》 a rubber soled canvas sports shoe. 2》 a tyre. Phrases a piece of old tackie an easy task. Origin perh. from …   English new terms dictionary

  • Tackie Tawiah III — King Tackie Tawiah III was born to Madam Mary Lartey of the Asere Dzorshie Royal and Joseph Blankson Lartey a chief Spokesperson of the the Ga State and a grandson of King Tackie Tawiah I. He is the leader of the Greater Accra Region in… …   Wikipedia

  • tackie — tack·ie (tăkʹē) n. South African One of a pair of sneakers.   [Origin unknown.] * * * …   Universalium

  • tackie — noun a) (South African) A canvas shoe with a rubber sole. b) Another word for trainers or runners. Syn: sneaker, plimsoll, sandshoe, tennis shoe …   Wiktionary

  • tackie — tack|ie [ tæki ] noun count SOUTH AFRICAN a shoe made of CANVAS (=strong cloth) with a rubber SOLE (=bottom) …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tackie — n. (South African usage) pair of sports shoes, sneakers; rubber tire …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ben Tackie — Fiche d’identité Nom complet Benjamin Tackie Surnom Wonder Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ben Tackie — Benjamin Tackie, (born 1973 07 23 in Accra, Ghana), is a professional boxer. Tackie is best known for his chin and his ability to throw a high volume of punches. All of his losses have come via decision. Professional careerKnown as Wonder ,… …   Wikipedia

  • a piece of old tackie — an easy task. → tackie …   English new terms dictionary

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