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wonkyadjective

uk   /ˈwɒŋ.ki/  us   /ˈwɑːŋ-/
UK informal weak, unsatisfactory, or not firm: One of the legs on this chair is a bit wonky. He may have to stop playing tennis because of his wonky knee. The jury system may be a bit wonky but nobody's ever thought of anything better. informal not straight or level: wonky teeth a wonky picture I don't enjoy those programmes with wonky camera angles and pop music.
Translations of “wonky”
in Chinese (Traditional) 搖晃的, 虛弱的, 令人不滿意的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摇晃的, 虚弱的, 令人不满意的…
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