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oik

[ oik ]
/ ɔɪk /
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noun, plural oicks, oiks.British Slang.
oaf; lout.
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Origin of oik

First recorded in 1920–25; of obscure origin
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British Dictionary definitions for oik

oik
/ (ɔɪk) /

noun
British derogatory, slang a person regarded as inferior because ignorant, ill-educated, or lower-class
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