skank
Pronunciation Noun

skank

  1. (pejorative, slang) A lewd and disreputable person, often female, especially an unattractive person with an air of tawdry promiscuity.
  2. Anything that is particularly foul, unhygienic or unpleasant.
Synonyms Adjective

skank

  1. (pejorative, slang) Lewd, vulgar, skanky.
Noun

skank (plural skanks)

  1. A dance performed to ska, dub, or reggae music.
  2. A style of rhythmic guitar strumming in ska, reggae, and punk.
Verb

skank (skanks, present participle skanking; past and past participle skanked)

  1. To dance the skank.
  2. To play guitar with a skank rhythm.
  3. (transitive or intransitive, Jamaica) To be dishonest or unreliable, to defraud or deceive, to steal.
Noun

skank (plural skanks)

  1. The act of cheating a person.
    That's not a good deal; it's a skank.
Verb

skank (skanks, present participle skanking; past and past participle skanked)

  1. (transitive) To cheat, especially a friend.
    He short-changed a partner, leaving him feeling skanked.



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