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trank

1
[trangk]
noun Slang.
  1. a tranquilizer.
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Origin of trank

1
by shortening and respelling

trank

2
[trangk]
noun
  1. the piece of leather from which one glove is cut.
  2. the cut or shaped trank, not including thumb, gussets, and fourchettes.
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Origin of trank

2
First recorded in 1860–65; origin uncertain
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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