trank

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[trangk]
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noun Slang.

a tranquilizer.

Origin of trank

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by shortening and respelling

trank

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[trangk]

noun

the piece of leather from which one glove is cut.
the cut or shaped trank, not including thumb, gussets, and fourchettes.

Origin of trank

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First recorded in 1860–65; origin uncertain
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Examples from the Web for tranks

Historical Examples of tranks

  • "And watching Telly and sucking on tranks," Joe said, not really interested and largely arguing for the sake of conversation.

    Frigid Fracas

    Dallas McCord Reynolds