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tunk

noun \ˈtəŋk\
variants: less commonly

tonk

\ˈtäŋk, ˈtəŋk\

Definition of tunk

plural

-s

  1. :  tap rap thump got a bad tunk on her head, and a few scratches — Marguerite Tate

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Origin and Etymology of tunk

imitative


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tunk

verb \"\
variants: less commonly

tonk

\"\

Definition of tunk

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to strike lightly or sharply :  rap tap tunked their heads together; especially :  to tap (as car wheels) with a hammer to test for flaws

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to give a tunk :  tap tunking on a drum

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tunk

noun \"\
variants: or

tonk

\"\

Definition of tunk

plural

-s

  1. :  a game of rummy for two to five players with deuces wild

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Origin and Etymology of tunk

probably from 1tunk


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