junker: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: ( jung'kur), [key]
— n. Slang.
- a car that is old, worn out, or in bad enough repair to be scrapped.
Pronunciation: (yoong'kur), [key]
- a member of a class of aristocratic landholders, esp. in East Prussia, strongly devoted to militarism and authoritarianism, from among whom the German military forces recruited a large number of its officers.
- a young German, esp. Prussian, nobleman.
- a German official or military officer who is narrow-minded, haughty, and overbearing.
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