Definitions

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  • n. Electricity.

Etymologies

Diminutive of electricity. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Static leccy embeds itself down to the component level of the motherboard, builds up & builds up then, one day, one more ‘zap’ and it gets released through the whole system.

    How Can I Keep Static Electricty From Zapping My Computer? | Lifehacker Australia

  • Its just a step till they introduce 50 / 50 power train .. half the race run on Gas and the second half run on leccy.

    Wired Top Stories

  • I miss my flat where they (said jobsworths) had bodged everything so my bills were 37p a quarter for leccy and about 7p for gas.

    Drowning In Lies

  • This is a short instrumental, beginning with some haphazard sounds and then a leccy piano on heavy tremolo.

    Shuffleathon ’07 Review « We Don't Count Your Own Visits To Your Blog

  • Since the reason for rising leccy bills is because we have windmills rather than (1.7p a unit) nuclear power it is disgustingly cynical of the LDs to try to make hay with those who are suffering (& sometimes dying).

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • If the leccy goes off and it is probably going to go off this winter anyway you probably need power to keep the central heating boiler working.

    Weathering the storm

  • Possibly not the woefully inefficient BT, but certainly Gas and 'leccy companies.

    Their Own Worst Enemies

  • Saving power is saving yourself money in leccy bills and prevents some unneccessary carbon dioxide from being released.

    Archive 2005-11-01

  • The initial customers will be those who get both their 'leccy and gas from British Gas.

    The Register

  • Let's be honest, Lenny Murdoch strikes me as a man who knows how to rig the leccy meter.

    The Daily Record - Home

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  • The girls have got a house that's like a caravan
    And it's like your holidays whenever you go round
    And we always have a laugh and then we all get in the bath
    To save on the leccy bill
    Me & Jo & Phil'


    (String Bean Jean, by Belle and Sebastian)

    July 28, 2008