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NOUN (1)

1. (ethnic slur) offensive term for persons of Latin American descent;
[syn: spic, spik, spick]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. completely neat and clean;
- Example: "the apartment was immaculate"
- Example: "in her immaculate white uniform"
- Example: "a spick-and-span kitchen"
- Example: "their spic red-visored caps"
[syn: immaculate, speckless, spick-and-span, spic-and-span, spic, spick, spotless]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Spick \Spick\, n. [Cf. Sw. spik. See Spike a nail.] A spike or nail. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] Spick and span, quite new; that is, as new as a spike or nail just made and a chip just split; brand-new; as, a spick and span novelty. See Span-new. --Howell. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

spick adj 1: completely neat and clean; "the apartment was immaculate"; "in her immaculate white uniform"; "a spick- and-span kitchen"; "their spic red-visored caps" [syn: immaculate, speckless, spick-and-span, spic-and- span, spic, spick, spotless] n 1: (ethnic slur) offensive term for persons of Latin American descent [syn: spic, spik, spick]