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Definition of gink

gink

noun

  • an idiot, a loser, a moronic person.
    My party can do without the gink.
    In movie Lady Eve, Jean Harrington (Barbara Stanwyck) asks Charles Pike (Henry Fonda), "who is that gink?" Referring to Pike's suspicious minder/valet Muggsy (William Demarest), who is spying on them.

    Last edited on Mar 01 2017. Submitted by Brinn L. from Amherst, NS, Canada on Mar 02 2003.

  • one who checks on sick workers to see if they are really home, sick (Philadelphia, 1950's-'70"s)

    Last edited on Apr 26 2012. Submitted by Anonymous on Apr 20 2012.

  • Chicagoism for a foolish or contemptible person.

    Last edited on Mar 01 2017. Submitted by Anonymous on Feb 28 2017.

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Definitions include: full of people.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: "perfect".
Definitions include: very solid, i.e. without any problems.
Definitions include: excellent.
Definitions include: highly exciting, awesome, most excellent.
Definitions include: cool, good, neat, spiffy, etc.
Definitions include: alternate spelling of off the hook.
Definitions include: something excellent.
Definitions include: "crazy" + "amazing".
Definitions include: something great.
Definitions include: alternate spelling of cool.
Definitions include: to be okay; not a big concern.
Definitions include: great; excellent; "awesome"; "cool".
Definitions include: extremely amazing.

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Definitions include: misspelling of "giddy".
Definitions include: vagina.
Definitions include: Combo of the words wimp and pussy.
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Definitions include: This describes a naive, foolish sense of honor that goes against common sense.
Definitions include: any location inconveniently far away; "the middle of nowhere".
Definitions include: a low-class hooligan.
Definitions include: to engage in ninja-like or ninja related activities, to move stealthily, to sneak
Definitions include: acronym for "cash rules everything around me".

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