\ ˈhəŋ(k)s \

Definition of hunks 

: a surly ill-natured person especially : miser

First Known Use of hunks

1602, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hunks

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hunker

hunker down

hunkers

hunks

hunky

Hunky

hunky-dory

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The first known use of hunks was in 1602

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