pinko

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Etymology[edit]

From the term red, affiliated with communism, as pink is a lighter, more diluted form.

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pinko (plural pinkos or pinkoes)

  1. (informal, often derogatory) A socialist who is not wholly communist. [from mid-1930s]

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Noun[edit]

pinko

  1. (colloquial) swot (studious student)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pinko (Kotus type 1/valo, nk-ng gradation)
nominative pinko pingot
genitive pingon pinkojen
partitive pinkoa pinkoja
illative pinkoon pinkoihin
singular plural
nominative pinko pingot
accusative nom. pinko pingot
gen. pingon
genitive pingon pinkojen
partitive pinkoa pinkoja
inessive pingossa pingoissa
elative pingosta pingoista
illative pinkoon pinkoihin
adessive pingolla pingoilla
ablative pingolta pingoilta
allative pingolle pingoille
essive pinkona pinkoina
translative pingoksi pingoiksi
instructive pingoin
abessive pingotta pingoitta
comitative pinkoineen

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