manky

/ (ˈmæŋkɪ) /

adjective mankier or mankiest slang

worthless, rotten, or in bad taste
dirty, filthy, or bad

Nearby words

  1. mankato,
  2. mankiewicz,
  3. mankiller,
  4. mankind,
  5. mankini,
  6. manley,
  7. manlike,
  8. manlikely,
  9. manliness,
  10. manly

Word Origin for manky

via Polari from Italian mancare to be lacking

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