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Twinkie

n.

snack food, supposedly invented and named 1930 by Jimmy Dewar, baker for the Chicago branch of Continental Baking Co. (later Hostess); said to have been inspired by twinkle.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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twink

adjective

: Quentin Crisp croaks in a nasal monotone like a twinkie Mr Magoo

modifier

: I found this gorgeous twink carpenter in the Mission

noun
  1. A young, sexually attractive person; tempting teenager: You know, the twink who used to be Fielding's lover/ The Weemawee twinkies troop out twirler
  2. A pitcher (1883+ Baseball)

twink

adjective

: Quentin Crisp croaks in a nasal monotone like a twinkie Mr Magoo modifier: I found this gorgeous twink carpenter in the Mission

noun
  1. A young, sexually attractive person; tempting teenager: You know, the twink who used to be Fielding's lover/ The Weemawee twinkies troop out to the kickoff line
  2. A weird or deviant person, esp a homosexual; a social outcast: They think ''twinky'' or sissy or something like that/ Rafi comes on strong, but he's a twink at heart

[1963+; origin uncertain]


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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