jank

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ostensibly back-formation from janky (shoddy, poor quality).

Noun[edit]

jank (plural janks)

  1. (jargon, computing, rare) Problematic blocking of a software application's user interface due to slow operations.

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Adjective[edit]

jank (comparative more jank, superlative most jank)

  1. janky

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jank c (plural janken, diminutive jankje n)

  1. yowl, howl, cry

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Verb[edit]

jank

  1. first-person singular present indicative of janken
  2. imperative of janken