hanky-panky

noun han·ky-pan·ky \ ˌhaŋ-kē-ˈpaŋ-kē \

Definition of hanky-panky

1 : questionable or underhanded activity
2 : sexual dalliance

Origin and Etymology of hanky-panky

origin unknown


HANKY-PANKY Defined for English Language Learners

hanky-panky

noun

Definition of hanky-panky for English Language Learners

  • : sexual activity

  • : dishonest or suspicious activity


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