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garlicky (adj.)

1775, from garlic + -y (2). The -k- perhaps to preserve the hard -c-, but garlick was a former alternative spelling.

updated on February 13, 2015

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Definitions of garlicky from WordNet

garlicky (adj.)
relating to or tasting or smelling of garlic;
garlicky sauce
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