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lunk

Syllabification: lunk
Pronunciation: /ləNGk
 
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Definition of lunk in English:

noun

Short for lunkhead.
Example sentences
  • For a big lunk, Gandolfini can convey a world of emotion with the tiniest flinch or eye flicker.
  • But will a couple who paid $80,000 hoping for a science whiz be happy with a dumb lunk destined to pump gas at the corner filling station?
  • Of course, these stupid lunks get out their own weapons, and I'm all laughing, because these stupid cheese-heads are going into a fight with a Kobrian!

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