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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WONKY

He straightened his back more, making it pop and gave her his devilish grin, the one where his wonky eyebrow went up and down.

WORD ORIGIN

"shaky, groggy, unstable," 1919, of unknown origin. Cf. German prefix wankel-, which has a similar sense. Or perhaps from surviving dialectal words based on Old English wancol "shaky, tottering" (see wench).

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