gink

[ gingk ]
/ gɪŋk /
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noun Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive.

a person; fellow.

Nearby words

  1. ginglymoid,
  2. ginglymoid joint,
  3. ginglymus,
  4. gingrich,
  5. gingrich, newt,
  6. ginkgo,
  7. ginned,
  8. ginnel,
  9. ginnery,
  10. ginnie mae

Origin of gink

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; origin uncertain

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British Dictionary definitions for gink

gink

1
/ (ɡɪŋk) /

noun

slang a man or boy, esp one considered to be odd

Word Origin for gink

C20: of unknown origin

noun NZ informal

a look, especially a brief one, at somethinɡ
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