Definition of chickee in English:

chickee

Pronunciation: /CHiˈkē//ˈCHikē/

noun

  • A rough, open structure consisting of palm or palmetto thatching on a log frame with a raised floor, adapted for beach use from the original Seminole design.

    • ‘And the traditional Seminole chickee, a raised-platform, palmetto-thatched dwelling, recently was adopted as an outdoor shelter by the general population of south Florida.’

Pronunciation:

chickee

/CHiˈkē//ˈCHikē/