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stank

Definition of stank


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stank

noun \ ˈstaŋk \

Definition of stank

1 dialectal British
a : pond, pool
b : a ditch containing water
2 British : a small dam : weir

Examples of stank in a Sentence

  1. the Scottish innkeeper advised swimming in the nearby stank only if the prospect of hypothermia seemed appealing

Origin and Etymology of stank

Middle English, from Anglo-French estank, stanc, from estancher to dam up, stanch — more at stanch



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