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ˈdɪk ərdick·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dicker, bargainverb

    negotiate the terms of an exchange

    "We bargained for a beautiful rug in the bazaar"

Wiktionary

  1. dickernoun

    The number or quantity of ten, particularly modifying hides or skins; a daker.

  2. dickernoun

    A chaffering, barter, or exchange, of small wares.

    make a dicker

  3. dickerverb

    to bargain, haggle or negotiate over a sale

  4. dickerverb

    to barter

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dickernoun

    the number or quantity of ten, particularly ten hides or skins; a dakir; as, a dicker of gloves

    Etymology: [Also daker, dakir; akin to Icel. dekr, Dan. deger, G. decher; all prob. from LL. dacra, dacrum, the number ten, akin to L. decuria a division consisting of ten, fr. decem ten. See Ten.]

  2. Dickernoun

    a chaffering, barter, or exchange, of small wares; as, to make a dicker

    Etymology: [Also daker, dakir; akin to Icel. dekr, Dan. deger, G. decher; all prob. from LL. dacra, dacrum, the number ten, akin to L. decuria a division consisting of ten, fr. decem ten. See Ten.]

  3. Dicker

    to negotiate a dicker; to barter

    Etymology: [Also daker, dakir; akin to Icel. dekr, Dan. deger, G. decher; all prob. from LL. dacra, dacrum, the number ten, akin to L. decuria a division consisting of ten, fr. decem ten. See Ten.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dicker

    dik′ėr, n. (Amer.) petty trade by barter, &c.—v.i. to haggle. [Prob. the obs. dicker, the number ten, esp. of hides or skins.]

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  1. Derick, ricked

  2. Derick

  3. Ricked

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dicker in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dicker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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