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gink

[ gingk ]
/ gɪŋk /
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noun Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive.
a person; fellow.
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Origin of gink

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for gink (1 of 2)

gink1
/ (ɡɪŋk) /

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

Word Origin for gink

C20: of unknown origin

British Dictionary definitions for gink (2 of 2)

gink2
/ (ɡɪŋk) /

noun NZ informal
a look, especially a brief one, at somethinɡ
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