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honker1

[hong-ker, hawng-] /ˈhɒŋ kər, ˈhɔŋ-/
noun
1.
a person or thing that honks.
2.
Informal. a goose.
Origin of honker1
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism; honk + -er1

honker2

[hong-ker, hawng-] /ˈhɒŋ kər, ˈhɔŋ-/
noun, Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
1.
Origin
perhaps honk(y) + -er1

honky

or honkie, honkey, honker

[hong-kee, hawng-] /ˈhɒŋ ki, ˈhɔŋ-/
noun, plural honkies. Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
1.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a white person.
Origin
1945-50, Americanism; perhaps alteration of hunky2
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British Dictionary definitions for honker

honker

/ˈhɒŋkə/
noun
1.
a person or thing that honks
2.
(Canadian) an informal name for the Canada goose
3.
(slang) a nose, esp a large nose

honky

/ˈhɒŋkɪ/
noun (pl) honkies
1.
(derogatory, slang, mainly US) a White man or White men collectively
Word Origin
C20: of unknown origin
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Word Origin and History for honker

honky

n.

also honkey, derogatory slang word for "white person," by 1967, black slang, of unknown origin, perhaps from late 19c. hunky "East-Central European immigrant," a colloquial shortening of Hungarian. Honky in the sense of "factory hand" is attested from 1946.

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Slang definitions & phrases for honker

honker

noun

The nose; schnozz: and she has a honker as big as yours (1940s+)

honky

modifier

: No talkin' or we'll bust your honky heads

noun

A white person; Gray, ofay (1967+ Black)

[fr hunky1, as often normally pronounced in black English]

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