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thinko Line breaks: thinko
Pronunciation: /ˈθɪŋkəʊ/

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Definition of thinko in English:

noun (plural thinkos)

informal
A mistake in one’s thought processes; a mental lapse or failure to reason correctly.

Origin

1990s: formed on the pattern of typo.

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