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Variant of pukka.
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a less common spelling of pukka
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(ˈpʌk ə)

adj. Brit.
1. real; authentic: a pukka member of the establishment.
2. proper; socially correct.
[1690–1700; < Hindi pakkā cooked, ripe, mature]
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Adj.1.pucka - absolutely first class and genuine; "pukka sahib"; "pukka quarters with a swarm of servants"
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
superior - of high or superior quality or performance; "superior wisdom derived from experience"; "superior math students"
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Thomas Pucka pulled out a pair of scissors and brandished them at the terrified boy .
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I can't decide if it's his phoney lifestyle being shoved down my throat, or his matey "pucka this, pucka that", his adverts for Sainsbury's, his scooter or his mock cockney accent that has annoyed me the most.
But it was actually much swisher than a crumby cafe - a pucka posh gaff, in fact.
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WczesnoSredniowieczny port w Pucku.--Historia Pucka. Gdansk, 36-54.