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gink Line breaks: gink
Pronunciation: /ɡɪŋk/

Definition of gink in English:


informal, chiefly North American
A foolish or contemptible person: what is this gink doing?
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  • But when it comes to the best girl in all the universe caring for an ordinary gink like me - well, you'll have to let me get used to it.


Early 20th century (originally US): of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with gink

bethink, blink, brink, cinque, clink, dink, drink, fink, Frink, ink, interlink, jink, kink, link, mink, pink, plink, prink, rink, shrink, sink, skink, slink, stink, sync, think, wink, zinc

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