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1.
an idiot who can't spell dyke.
Half the previous contributors on this subject are stupid "dikes".
by Alianne September 13, 2003
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2.
1: a massive wall used to hold back water, such as those used in Holland to reclaim farmland.
2: an igneous intrusion cutting through layers of older rocks.
3: alternate spelling of 'dyke', referring to a woman whose sexual preference is exclusively other women. See also 'lesbian'.
'I learned about the dikes they use in the Netherlands to keep the ocean from making a seafloor out of their farmlands.'
by wikkid May 08, 2003
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3.
Misspelling of the word dyke. A woman who's sexual orientation is focused on the same gender.
"No I won't go out with you, I'm a dike!"
"Mrs. Jennings is such a dike!"
by sushiman09 September 07, 2005
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4.
A slang term for a pair of diagonal side cutters.
Electrician: I can't find my dikes anywhere, but I found my strippers.
by electrician971 March 06, 2011
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5.
a wire cutter (d-Y-k-e is a lesbian)
use a pair of dikes on that cable
by AMC July 24, 2003
210 194
 
6.
In electronics, short for diagonal cutters. Used, though, for any small wire-cutting and metal snipping tool. Also, used as a transitive verb for removing something by cutting it out. May also be spelled dyke.
Hand me the dikes, I need to dike out this pot.
by T-S December 16, 2006
58 44
 
7.
1. Wire Cutters
2. A lesbian Couple
1. Cut that wire with those "dikes"

2. Look at those "dikes" kissing
by Joshua Paul Sarandos March 04, 2005
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