[ wang-ker ]
/ ˈwæŋ kər /
noun Chiefly British and Australian Slang: Vulgar.
a contemptible person; jerk.
a male masturbator.
Origin of wanker
First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for wanker
/ (ˈwæŋkə) /
a person who wanks; masturbator
a worthless fellow
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Word Origin and History for wanker
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