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skanky

[ skang-kee ]
/ ˈskæŋ ki /
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adjective Slang

(especially of a woman) sexually promiscuous or lewd.
dirty, repulsive, or immoral: They live in a skanky part of town, surrounded by condemned buildings.There are a lot of skanky businesses that take advantage of innocent consumers.

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Origin of skanky

First recorded in 1980–85; skank + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for skanky

skanky
/ (ˈskæŋkɪ) /

adjective -kier or -kiest slang

dirty, foul-smelling, or unattractive
promiscuous

Derived forms of skanky

skankiness, noun
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