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gunk

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noun \ˈgəŋk\

Simple Definition of gunk

  • : material that is dirty, sticky, or greasy

Full Definition of gunk

  1. :  filthy, sticky, or greasy matter

gunky play \ˈgəŋ-kē\ adjective

Examples of gunk

  1. The engine was all full of gunk.

  2. I need to wipe this gunk off my hands.



Origin of gunk

from Gunk, trademark for a cleaning solvent


First Known Use: 1943



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