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thinko Line breaks: thinko
Pronunciation: /ˈθɪŋkəʊ/

Definition of thinko in English:

noun (plural thinkos)

A mistake in one’s thought processes; a mental lapse or failure to reason correctly.
Example sentences
  • The problem, I began to suspect, was not a typo but a thinko.


1990s: formed on the pattern of typo.

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