- a person; fellow.
Origin of gink
An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; origin uncertain
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Examples from the Web for gink
Had a gink in soup to fish with her that looked like real money.Blue-grass and Broadway
Maria Thompson Daviess
All the same, if that gink hasn't jumped town, I'll arrest him.The Million-Dollar Suitcase
Until the mayor and Sweeney stepped in the 'Gink' had everything his own way.
If the department is as rotten as Gibson says it is then you can blame it on the 'Gink.'
Whoever the 'Gink's' against you can bet all you have is straight.
- slang a man or boy, esp one considered to be odd
C20: of unknown origin
- a look, especially a brief one, at somethinɡ
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