dunker

See also: Dunker

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dunker (plural dunkers)

  1. Someone who dunks.
  2. (basketball) A person tasked with performing or training others in slam dunks.

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Middle Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Alteration of earlier dunkel, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *dunkalaz (dark), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰengw- (to smoke, fume). Cognate with Dutch donker and German dunkel.

PronunciationEdit

  • (earlier) IPA(key): /dʊŋkɛr/
  • (later) IPA(key): /dʊŋkɛɐ/

AdjectiveEdit

dunker

  1. dark

SynonymsEdit

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