Jink vs. Jank

Jink vs. Jank — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Jink and Jank

Jinkverb

To make a quick, evasive turn

"He jinked every five seconds, and now brought his tank left again" (Tom Clancy).

Janknoun

Perceptible pause in the smooth rendering of a software application's user interface due to slow operations or poor interface design.

Jinkverb

To cause (a vehicle or an aircraft, for example) to make a quick, evasive turn.

Jankadjective

janky en

Jinknoun

A quick, evasive turn.

Jinknoun

jinks Rambunctious play; frolic.

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Jinknoun

A quick evasive turn.

Jinkverb

(intransitive) To make a quick evasive turn or turns to confuse pursuers, incoming fire, etc.

Jinkverb

(transitive) To cause a vehicle to make a quick evasive turn.

Jinkverb

In the games of spoilfive and forty-five, to win the game by taking all five tricks; also, to attempt to win all five tricks, losing what has been already won if unsuccessful.

Jinkverb

To elude; to cheat.