Definition of Irishy in US English:

Irishy

adjective

  • Somewhat Irish in nature or style; reminiscent of Ireland or the Irish.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849), fiction writer, poet, and critic. From Irish + -y.

Pronunciation

Irishy

/ˈʌɪrɪʃi/