Definition of 'mickey'
Example sentences containing 'mickey'
We both take the mickey a bit too much.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2011)
You can take the mickey out of him, so long as you can take it back.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They would take the mickey, it would be terrible.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It's nice to be with people who take the mickey out of each other.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
In return, we mercilessly take the mickey.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
She's full of stories and takes the mickey out of herself with a nice combination of faux puzzlement and sarcasm.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Don't take the mickey out of me, sunshine.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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