Chinky Chink"y (ch[i^][ng]k"[y^]), a. Full of chinks or fissures; gaping; opening in narrow clefts. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • chinky — See chink1. * * * …   Universalium

  • chinky — 1. adjective a) Full of chinks, laden with small cracks or openings b) slur Full of Chinese persons 2. noun a) A Chinese takeaway restaurant b) A Chines …   Wiktionary

  • Chinky — n. (Offensive slang) Chinese restaurant, restaurant that serves Chinese food; Chinese person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chinky — adj. full of chinks, full of cracks …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Chinky — noun (plural Chinkies) informal 1》 offensive a Chinese person. 2》 Brit. a Chinese restaurant …   English new terms dictionary

  • Chinky — Noun. 1. A Chinese person. Offens. 2. A Chinese restaurant or takeaway. Offens. 3. Chinese food, often a takeaway meal. Offens. Adj. Chinese in nature. Offens …   English slang and colloquialisms

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