Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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HUNK, n.1 A lazy slut. Cf. Hulk, n.1, v. Rxb. 1825 Jam.:
A sluttish, indolent woman, a drab; as, “a nasty hunk,” “a lazy hunk.”

[Prob. a fig. use of hunk, a lump, a thick clumsy piece.]

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