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spunknoun

uk   /spʌŋk/ us   /spʌŋk/
  • spunk noun (SEXUAL LIQUID)

[U] offensive semen (= liquid sent out through the penis during sexual activity)
  • spunk noun (ATTRACTIVE MAN)

[C] mainly Australian English informal a sexually attractive man
(Definition of spunk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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spunknoun [U]

us   /spʌŋk/ approving
brave determination and confidence even in discouraging situations: The kid showed lots of spunk to compete with her arm in a cast.
spunky
adjective us   /ˈspʌŋ·ki/
approving a spunky nine-year-old
(Definition of spunk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “spunk”
in Chinese (Simplified) 勇敢, 勇气,胆量, 果断…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勇敢, 勇氣,膽量, 果斷…
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