Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to an unskilled or semiskilled foreign-born laborer, especially from east central or southeastern Europe.
Compare hunky2 .
a rough, stupid person.
The Snow-Burner Henry Oyen
(US & Canadian, offensive, slang) a labourer from east or central Europe
An immigrant from central or eastern Europe, usually a Czech, Slovak, Hungarian, or Pole; hunky (1900+)
A stupid, clumsy person; lout (1920+) (Loggers)
Bohuslav [baw-hoo-slahf] /ˈbɔ hʊˌslɑf/ (Show IPA), 1890–1959, Czech composer. noun Bohuslav (ˈbɔhuslaf). 1890–1959, Czech composer
noun (informal) a lesbian who adopts a boyish appearance or manner Historical Examples Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 65, No. 399, January 1849 Various Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field
Matteo Maria [mah-tey-oh muh-ree-uh;; Italian maht-te-aw mah-ree-ah] /mɑˈteɪ oʊ məˈri ə;; Italian mɑtˈtɛ ɔ mɑˈri ɑ/ (Show IPA), 1434–94, Italian poet. Historical Examples The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 4 Lord Byron Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 2 Various A History of Literary Criticism in the Renaissance Joel Elias Spingarn Renaissance in Italy: […]
François Adrien [frahn-swa a-dree-an] /frɑ̃ˈswa a driˈɛ̃/ (Show IPA), 1775–1834, French composer. Historical Examples The Life of Rossini Henry Sutherland Edwards The Life of Rossini Henry Sutherland Edwards The Opera R.A. Streatfeild The Complete Opera Book Gustav Kobb Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2 Various Vivian Grey Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli Rouen, […]