cronk

[ krongk, krawngk ]
/ krɒŋk, krɔŋk /
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adjective Australian Slang.

sick or feeble.

Nearby words

  1. cronic,
  2. cronin,
  3. cronin, a. j.,
  4. cronje,
  5. cronjé,
  6. cronkhite-canada syndrome,
  7. cronkite,
  8. cronkite, walter,
  9. cronus,
  10. cronut

Origin of cronk

1875–80; < Yiddish or German krank, Middle High German kranc weak

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British Dictionary definitions for cronk

cronk

/ (krɒŋk) /

adjective

Australian unfit; unsound

Word Origin for cronk

C19: compare crank ²

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