- (slang) of poor quality, odd
- 2014 August 7, Kali Hawk as Maggie, Smokin', Drinkin', and Chillin' (Black Jesus), episode 1:
- We're gonna do some janky shit. When you're doin' janky shit, you wear a mask.
- Oh man, that's a janky setup.
- (jargon, computing, rare) Unresponsive (of a software application’s user interface), sluggish.