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trank1

[trangk] /træŋk/
noun, Slang.
1.
a tranquilizer.
Origin
by shortening and respelling

trank2

[trangk] /træŋk/
noun
1.
the piece of leather from which one glove is cut.
2.
the cut or shaped trank, not including thumb, gussets, and fourchettes.
Origin
1860-65; origin uncertain
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trank

noun

A tranquilizer; a tranquilizer tablet or capsule (1967+)

verb

(also trank out): Last I heard, still at some pricey Rambler's Retreat, tranked to the tits/ The idea was to keep me tranked out so that everything would sort of stabilize (1972+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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