Mickey

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Synonyms for Mickey

(ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Irish descent

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The ones who started the 4-4-2 chant and took the mickey out of Zigic with ironic cheering are idiots and haven't got a clue about football.
AT one time comedians took the Mickey out of the blacks and the Irish.
And club-mates took the mickey with physio Sean Connelly marking out the shape of a prostrate body in medical tape.
The band - led by singer Alex Turner - relentlessly took the mickey out of Just Jack when they were both appearing on a French TV show.
He launched in with the inevitable jokes about cricket, which left a couple of Americans rather bemused but got the rest of the audience warmed up, and took the mickey out of his members in New Zealand with some very accurate sheep impressions.