skank

[ skangk ]
/ skæŋk /

verb (used without object)

Slang. to dance rhythmically in a loose-limbed manner.

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Origin of skank

First recorded in 1980–85; origin uncertain

OTHER WORDS FROM skank

skank·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for skank

skank
/ (skæŋk) /

noun

a fast dance to reggae music
slang a promiscuous female

verb (intr)

to perform this dance
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