[huhng-kee] /ˈhʌŋ ki/
noun, plural hunkies. (sometimes initial capital letter) Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a person of Hungarian or Slavic descent, especially an unskilled or semiskilled worker.
: hunky talk/ dumb hunkie brain
Attractive, esp sexually desirable; macho: hunky, bearded actor-troubadour/ the hunky blond who cranks the ferry
[1978+; the related sense, ”thick-set, solidly built,” is found by 1911]
- Hunk of change
Related Terms piece of change
- Hunk of cheese
noun phrase A stupid, obnoxious person (1940s+)
noun A very attractive man, esp a muscular and sexually appealing one; hunk, stud muffin: all 6 feet 2 inches of blond hunkorama/ Holy Hunksters! It’s Batman forever! ( first form mid1980s+, second 1990s+)
[huhngk-pah-puh] /ˈhʌŋk pɑ pə/ noun, plural Hunkpapas (especially collectively) Hunkpapa. 1. a member of a North American Indian people belonging to the Teton branch of the Dakota.