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wanksta

/ (ˈwæŋkstə) /
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noun
US slang, derogatory a person who acts or dresses like a gangster but who is not involved in crime
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Word Origin for wanksta

C20: from wannabe + gangsta phonetic rendering of gangster, also influenced by wanker
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