Simple Definition of ilk
: sort or kind
Examples of ilk
The club attracts punk rockers and others of that ilk.
<we're looking for chestnuts and other items of that ilk for our autumn decorations>
First Known Use of ilk
Definition of ilk
Origin of ilk
Middle English, adjective & pron., from Old English ylc, ǣlc — more at each
First Known Use: before 12th century
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