- n. jargon, computing, rare Problematic blocking of a software application's user interface due to slow operations.
- Ostensibly back-formation from janky ("shoddy, poor quality"). (Wiktionary)
“And yes… while I love the word jank, it’s beginning to remind me of that line in Mean Girls… Stop trying to make ‘fetch’ happen.”
“Ladies and gentlemen, we have a new PopWatch catchphrase (to go along with our new favorite adjective: "jank"), courtesy of the best”
“So minimalistic, yet something almost everyone can relate to. jank spot on. blog comments powered by Disqus”
“Do we really need to do that again, except this time tarnish the original Karate Kid in the process? jank”
“And if that's the case, I apologize: P jank didn't you already post this, peter? blog comments powered by Disqus”
“Congratulations to whoever is responsible. jank oh how i wish this were real. blog comments powered by Disqus”
“SR damn you jank you beat me to it. however i do think they look cool”
“I'll get an HD screen and a blu ray and chill at home jank”
“I miss the Simpsons. jank actually, david wrote it.”
“I don't want to spoil anything so I'll just say keep reading before you make judgments. jank”
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