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gook

play
noun \ˈgük\

Definition of gook

offensive

  1. :  a nonwhite or non-American person; specifically :  asian

Origin and Etymology of gook

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1901


2

gook

play play
noun \ˈgu̇k, ˈgük\

variant of

  1. :  oozy sloppy dirt or debris; broadly :  goo, gunk

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