Definition of skedonk in English:

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Pronunciation: /skəˈdɒŋk/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


South African informal
An old, battered car.
Example sentences
  • Back then my hippy, varsity friends and I all piled into a few skedonks and headed for the mountains.
  • Changing gears smoothly in a cheap, bottom of the range, skedonk, is harder, so the payoff is much greater.
  • My little skedonk of a car goes well and that suits me.


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