skank

skank
1. noun /skæŋk/
a) Any substance considered particularly foul, unhygienic or unpleasant

Its also my job to take care of the skanks on the road that you bang. - Tom Cruise in the movie "Jerry McGuire."

b) A lewdly unattractive and disreputable person, often female, especially one with an air of tawdry promiscuity.

"thats not a good deal, its a skank"

2. verb /skæŋk/
a) To dance the skank

Come on, skank along, its the skanking song.

b) To cheat, especially a friend.

He shortchanged a partner, leaving him feeling skanked.


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