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gonk

(ɡɒŋk)
n
a stuffed toy, often used as a mascot
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gonk

n (= toy)Stoffpuppe f
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The extraordinary building, designed by controversial Catalonian architect Enric Miralles, is as much a part of the Royal Mile as the tartan gonk shops.
The new Lego Star Wars Boost Droid Commander set lets fans build, code, and play three iconic Star Wars droids: R2-D2, the Gonk Droid, and the Mouse Droid.
Mr Roberts, known to friends as "Gonk", did all he could to avoid the car but was pronounced dead at the scene.
Spurs have scored in 32 of 35 games this season, and though their lucky gonk, Harry Kane, blanked against Chelsea, Man City, Man United and Arsenal, he did manage a couple in the reverse fixture.
Not one drink was ever served in those gonk glasses and now my parents are gone, they're nestling in my kitchen, still unused.
Throw in a classic love story and excellent vocals from the Dame's daughter Freya (Jourdan Amelia Storey) and Sven (Brandon Gale) - nephew of baddie Baron Von Rumpensmakka (Joshua Lloyd) and his hilariously dumb side-kick Gonk (Scott Livingstone) - and you have got all the ingredients for a fun-filled night packed with audience participation.
There would always be some smug swot demanding more paper while I was still arranging my pen, spare pen, Polo mints and lucky gonk.
But while my feet appear to be getting bigger and my hairy aspect flourishes, I seem to be shrinking with age and have begun to worry that I'm going to end up as a hairy gonk with clown shoes.
"He had a Gonk on his desk - this horrible, shrivelled face of a man with a huge nose like Phil Thompson.
The wacky, mostly multi-eyeballed alien team of Gonk and his Junior-Junior Glorkian Warriors set out to prove themselves real heroes, but their self-appointed task is daunting.
In general, Firefox OS is using four layers security model, which are the mobile device itself, Gonk, Gecko and Gaia layers, in order to mitigate exploitation risks at every level.
So deep breath, the list of so far purchased outerwear includes: | Yellow T-shirt that can be worn with trousers, skirt and pinafore dress | Gingham blue dress for summer | Red T-shirt for games with shorts or leggings | Optional hoodie, sweatshirt and blue cardigan Add in the new trainers, new shoes, school bag, stationery set, and obligatory gonk (if you so desire) then this costs not so much a pretty penny as an ugly pound.