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"bunk" in British English

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bunknoun

uk   /bʌŋk/ us   /bʌŋk/
  • bunk noun (BED)

[C often plural] also bunk bed one of two beds attached together, one on top of the other: The twins sleep in bunk beds. Can I sleep in the top bunk?
[C] a narrow bed that is attached to a wall, especially in a boat or a train
  • bunk noun (NONSENSE)

[U] old-fashioned informal also bunkum, uk   /ˈbʌŋ.kəm/ us   complete nonsense or something that is not true: Most economists think his theories are sheer bunk.
  • bunk noun (FOR FUEL)

Indian English [C] →  petrol bunk
(Definition of bunk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bunk" in American English

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bunknoun

us   /bʌŋk/
  • bunk noun (BED)

[C] either of two beds arranged one above the other: I had the lower bunk, and my older brother had the upper bunk.
  • bunk noun (NONSENSE)

[U] infml complete nonsense, or something that is meant to deceive: Most doctors think his theories are bunk.
(Definition of bunk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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