bonk

[ bongk ]
/ bɒŋk /

verb (used with or without object) Slang.

to hit, strike, collide, etc.: to get bonked on the head; cars bonking into each other.

Nearby words

  1. bonington, richard parkes,
  2. bonism,
  3. bonita,
  4. bonito,
  5. bonjour,
  6. bonkbuster,
  7. bonkers,
  8. bonn,
  9. bonnard,
  10. bonnard, pierre

Origin of bonk

perhaps variant of bong1

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British Dictionary definitions for bonk

bonk

/ (bɒŋk) /

verb informal

(tr) to hit
to have sexual intercourse (with)
Derived Formsbonking, noun

Word Origin for bonk

C20: probably of imitative origin

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Word Origin and History for bonk

bonk

v.

"to hit," 1931, probably of imitative origin; 1975 in sense of "have sexual intercourse with." Related: Bonked; bonking.

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