Derived from the name Pike. The Pikes and the Penfolds were the names of two big families of Travellers in the Kent area.
by Engelsepiet October 24, 2003
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(1) A slang term for a Gypsy/Townie/Wanderer. Usually used in a derogatory way.
See; Gypsy and Bum

(2)A Rare and Reclusive Creature is Pikey.
This ½ Mexican, ½ Caucasian male's brain is nearly completely destroyed after years of heavy drinking, and drug abuse.
Also goes by the names of Mike, Michael, and That Guy.
Identifiable Traits;
-Talks from the side of his mouth
-Almost always wears completely or nearly completely black clothing
-wears a (black of course) fitted baseball cap
Hey, Look... It's That guy.
You mean Mike?
Nahh man, That's Pikey.
by Lil' Joe December 30, 2005
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A slang term for U.K. travelers that has found its way to the Southern U.S. Sometimes called "Irish Travelers" decendents of tinkers let out of prisons to come to America. Known to be great scam and law suit artists. Exposed in 1999 20/20 episode, and frequently appear on the "Jerry Springer show"
1. A person who solicits remolding or some unlicensed or unbonded under the table pay construction work demanding money up front, works half the job and recieves final pay and then never returns.
2. A face fighter, this is the guy that gets in your face while your about to square off with his pal. This guy can be clipped at close range, take him out the minute he opens his beer hole.
3.Crooked toothed Ozark girls. Must have at least 12 teeth to qualify. Teeth are ruined and knarly due to inbreeding and close relations of families from Scotch Irish/ Black Irish/ Mulungin descent,not from meth abuse, or lack of tooth brush.
Common Surnames: Allen,Bradford,Brannon,Cates,Cardin,Dennis,Gentry,Hogan,Holland,Jackson,Masterson,Morris,Morrison,Murphy,Mc-"anything".
Common trades:
Carnies (Carnival workers)Carpenters, Painters,Pressure washers,Shade Tree machanic,Tire changers,Landscapers,Garden Tillers, etc.

"...You know what you get when you have 10 girls from Clinton in one room?...A full set of teeth..."
"...Man did you see that pikey toothed bitch working the carnival last night?
by Dixie Irish February 5, 2009
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Origionally a word used to describe Gypsys and tinkers, it has now crossed over to mean the same as 'white trash'.

The house music listening to, reebok classic waring, umbro jumper waring youth from working class suburbs like Bromly or Chingford are often described as pikeys.
It is also used to describe south londoners by eastlondoners, and vice verca.
by kilo lobo August 18, 2003
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A derrogatory term for an irish gypsie, commonly referred to as an "Irish Traveler." Also, interchangeable with the term fucker.
"Yeah, I got family back in Ireland...they're a bunch of pikeys."

"Kiss off, pikey!"
by SnottyIrishman August 2, 2005
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A Pikey is very commonly used in Gosport, located in England.
It's originally slang for a Gypsie, however many people will now use it as a term for stealing and an insult.
'Pikey' in English slang could mean a few things but ill mostly mean 'thief'

So if your halfcast, immigrant cat steals your chips you could scream "Pikey"

Pikey is also a verb, for example: "My cat pikeys my munch" translates to ~ my cat steals my food.

"Gerald you Pikey"
"Oh wow you pikey'd my chips" (Past tense)
"Seagulls pikey food"
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pikey do what they want when they want, u mess with em ur whole house gon be gone
some dordy pikey nick me caravan again gon bust dis kid you wait!
by mushyboy December 20, 2020
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