begunk

be·gunk

English syllables. 2014.

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  • begunk — 1. verb To befool; deceive; balk; jilt. 2. noun An illusion; trick; cheat …   Wiktionary

  • begunk — bə̇ˈgəŋk noun ( s) Etymology: be + Scots gunk chiefly Scotland : a piece of deception : trick …   Useful english dictionary

  • befuddle — (v.) confuse, 1873, from BE (Cf. be ) + FUDDLE (Cf. fuddle). Originally to confuse with strong drink or opium (by 1832). An earlier word in the same sense was begunk (1725). Related: Befuddled; befuddling …   Etymology dictionary

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