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Definition of "hunky" []

  • Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person, especially a laborer, from east-central Europe. (noun)
  • Slang Having a well-developed physique; sexually attractive. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "hunky" in a sentence
  • ""That's what I call a hunky-dory lot of wood," he finally declared, when"
  • "EE: Whispers are rampant that a certain hunky new writer is sending you roses and chocolates so he can become a Cabana boy."
  • "The "First Dude," as she calls the hunky Eskimo in the East Wing, waits on his snowmobile with the kids - Track (named after high school track meets), Bristol (after Bristol Bay where they did commercial fishing), Willow (after a community in Alaska), Piper"
Words like "hunky"
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