berk

noun
\ ˈbərk How to pronounce berk (audio) \

Definition of berk

British

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Examples of berk in a Sentence

He was acting like a complete berk. I wouldn't like some silly berk from Fleet Street following me about.

First Known Use of berk

1929, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for berk

probably short for Berkeley (or Berkshire) hunt, rhyming slang for cunt

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“Berk.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/berk. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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berk

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English Language Learners Definition of berk

British slang : a stupid or foolish person

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