n An ugly female (offensive). Check out that nasty skank over there. 1980s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • Skank — is a term of abuse for a person who may be repugnant for reasons of hygiene and/or promiscuity.Skank may also refer to:* Skank (dance), a form of dance related to ska, grime and hardcore punk * Skank (band), a Brazilian rock/pop/reggae/ska band * …   Wikipedia

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  • 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 …   Wiktionary

  • skank — AND scank [skserjk] 1. n. an ugly (young) woman. (Collegiate.) □ What a skank she is! Give her a comb or something. □ Look at her! Is she a skank or what? 2. in. to appear ugly. □ My face is skanking like mad. Must be the zits …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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  • skank — 1) Dirty, nasty looking woman haven t had a shower forever. Did you see the skank who just came in. The horror! The horror! 2) Undescribable ailment. I must have caught some sort of skank at school. I feel like hell …   Dictionary of american slang

  • skank — 1) n a trick, neat manoeuvre. An item of jargon originating in Nintendo Game Boy usage. 2) n, adj American (something or someone) unpleasant or disgusting. The word seems to have arisen in black speech, but its etymol ogy is uncertain. Skank is… …   Contemporary slang

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