wankle

wankle

(ˈwæŋkəl)
adj
obsolete dialect wobbly or insecure
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Caliban's chief characteristics--and perhaps the main source of his power over others--that he could crystallise, or--to use the modern term--"wankle," the thought of his generation into sharp unexpected phrases.
"He asked me to play the same part again but this time with a twist; the character was now to be German and called Wankle Winkelman.
He asked me to play the same part again but this time with a twist, the character was now to be German and called Wankle Winkelman!
In recent months, several catastrophic failures of the Wankle rotary engine and mounting brackets on the Shadow have required the UAV community to develop a robust and stringent maintenance program.