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v. jinked, jink·ing, jinks
To make a quick, evasive turn: "He jinked every five seconds, and now brought his tank left again" (Tom Clancy).
To cause (a vehicle or an aircraft, for example) to make a quick, evasive turn.
1. A quick, evasive turn.
2. jinks Rambunctious play; frolic.
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boisterous or mischievous play (esp in the phrase high jinks)
[C18: of unknown origin]
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jinks[dʒɪŋks] NPL high jinks (o.f.) → jolgorio msing, jarana f
we had high jinks last night → anoche nos lo pasamos pipa
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