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bohunk

1. n. a resident of or an immigrant from an Eastern European country, such as Poland, Hungary, etc. (A nickname. Can be perceived as derogatory. Usually objectionable.) The bohunks can really cook up some fine food.
2. n. an oafish person. (Usually refers to a male. Usually objectionable.) Get outa here, you stupid bohunk!
3. n. a term of endearment for a close friend or child. Okay, you bohunks, come to dinner now.
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Isn't that considerate of you, letting a Bohunk and a Jew even sit down in your presence," Bronstein said acidly.
Earlier, Scandinavians made good money on the railway, but now bohunks are working = Poles & Galaciers & such people.
But on some places the bohunks get priority since those poor idiots will gladly work for food alone.
The Chinese can live on rice, & Bohunks on bread, but a Scandinavian wants to have a real meal once in a while.
They were Polaks, Honkies, Bohunks, DPs, and Human Garbage.
The critics who would have us believe that there is something essentially unpoetical about a bohunk (whatever a bohunk may be) and something essentially poetical about Sir Lancelot of the Lake are, of course, simply negligible.