Gunk; a 'take in,' a 'sell'; as a verb, to 'take in,' to cheat.
Alive or dead, the gunk was the most powerful desiccant I'd ever heard of.
"Gunk" is the poor makeshift that must be employed to indicate it.
Penrod uttered one half-hearted "Gunk" as he turned in at his own gate.
I've been fighting this cowlick ever since I've been a kid—stocking caps, gunk, the works.