Definition of jink
: to move quickly or unexpectedly with sudden turns and shifts (as in dodging)
Examples of jink
<jinking here and there with remarkable agility, the thieving urchin frustrated all attempts to catch him>
Origin of jink
First Known Use: 1785
First Known Use of jink
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