bohunk(redirected from Bohunks)
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Related to Bohunks: Podunk, hunkies, Rubes
n. Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a person from east-central Europe, especially a laborer.
offensive slang US and Canadian a labourer from east or central Europe
[C20: blend of Bo(hemian) + Hung(arian), with alteration of g to k]
bohunk- A lout—but was first a derogatory term for a Hungarian or person of east-central Europe, based on Bohemian Hungarian.
See also related terms for lout.