Jank vs Mank - What's the difference?

jank | mank |


As nouns the difference between jank and mank

is that jank is (computing|slang|rare) problematic blocking of a software application's user interface due to slow operations while mank is something that is disgusting or manky.

As adjectives the difference between jank and mank

is that jank is janky while mank is disgusting, repulsive.

As a verb mank is

(obsolete) to mutilate.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

jank

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (computing, slang, rare) Problematic blocking of a software application's user interface due to slow operations.
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • janky
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    mank

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) manken, from (etyl) mancian, .

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (obsolete) To mutilate.
  • Etymology 2

    Via , from (etyl) . See above.

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Disgusting, repulsive.
  • When he eats, he never closes his mouth. It's so mank .
    Synonyms
    * manky slang * ming slang * minging slang

    Noun

    (-)
  • Something that is disgusting or manky.
  • The plumber had to get all the mank out of the drain.
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