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hinky

adjective
slang

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1 not feeling sure about the truth, wisdom, or trustworthiness of someone or something
  • the cop was feeling hinky about the whole situation and was starting to think that it was a setup

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2 feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty
  • after noticing that the driver seemed hinky, the border guard demanded that he submit to an inspection of his vehicle

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The first known use of hinky was in 1956

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“Hinky.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hinky. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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