Definition of plisky in English:

plisky

noun

Irish English, English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • 1A mischievous trick; a frolic.

  • 2An awkward or distressing situation; a predicament.

adjective

Irish English, English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • Mischievous; full of tricks; sly or underhand.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Scottish Antiquary. Origin unknown.

Pronunciation

plisky

/ˈplɪski/