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Definition of gank

gank

verb

  • to execute or murder, usually with a firearm. Origin: first used in the early 1990's.
    I'm going to gank your happy ass.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to kill.

    Last edited on Apr 02 2013. Submitted by Sandrea Sanders from St Louis, MO, USA on Dec 10 1996.

  • to steal. Also gank off with.
    I ganked a chair from his room.
    He ganked off with my bike.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to steal.

    Last edited on Dec 10 1996. Submitted by Sandrea Sanders from St Louis, MO, USA on Dec 10 1996.

  • to take; BUM.
    Can I gank some of your fries?

    Last edited on Oct 31 1998. Submitted by Jay B. from Washington, DC, USA on Oct 31 1998.

  • To continually attack or target another player in a videogame, generally of a lower level and usually online. Example:
    Hey dude, let's go gank some poor noob.

    Last edited on Jun 11 2010. Submitted by Anonymous on Jun 11 2010.

verb - transitive

  • to defraud; "swindle".
    Man, John's new car already broke down. I wonder how many people have been ganked by that dealer.

    Last edited on Dec 27 2010. Submitted by Vaughn from Chicago, IL, USA on Nov 03 1999.

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Other terms relating to 'to have, take, get':

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Definitions include: "have".
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Definitions include: to arrest.
Definitions include: to have, to take.
Definitions include: messy, trashy, or dilapidated.
Definitions include: to acquire discretely.
Definitions include: to have in one's possession.
Definitions include: to get, acquire.
Definitions include: to lie to; deceive.
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Definitions include: to acquire.
Definitions include: to get.
Definitions include: to see.

Other terms relating to 'to kill':

Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: to kill via stabbing.
Definitions include: leaving.
Definitions include: to destroy.
Definitions include: to kill.
Definitions include: to murder, kill.
Definitions include: to injure or destroy.
Definitions include: to shoot.
Definitions include: to kill.
Definitions include: Food poisoning
Definitions include: to have sex with.
Definitions include: diamond-containing jewelry.
Definitions include: messy, trashy, or dilapidated.
Definitions include: to lie to.
Definitions include: to kill or destroy.

Other terms relating to 'to steal':

Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: messy, trashy, or dilapidated.
Definitions include: to date a girl and have sex with her, then do the same with her sister.
Definitions include: a member of the computer subculture which trades in illegal copies of copyrighted software.
Definitions include: to arrest.
Definitions include: a con that takes a long time.
Definitions include: Steal, pick up, grab.
Definitions include: to give someone a bad bargain.
Definitions include: breasts.
Definitions include: verb; to steal with, or without, the victim's knowledge.
Definitions include: a disrespectful, rude, or otherwise unpleasant person.
Definitions include: to acquire discretely.
Definitions include: a robbery performed by smashing a window, grabbing things from inside, and leaving quickly.
Definitions include: when a woman's nipples get hard because of cold.
Definitions include: stolen, lifted, heisted, boosted, shoplifted.

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Definitions include: to masturbate.
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Definitions include: a penis.
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Definitions include: a derogatory term for an unattractive member of the opposite sex.
Definitions include: an extremely small breast.
Definitions include: out of your mind.

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