from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of the Prussian landed aristocracy, a class formerly associated with political reaction and militarism.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of junker.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A young German noble or squire; esp., a member of the aristocratic party in Prussia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A young German noble or squire.
- n. A member of the aristocratic party in Prussia which came into power under Bismarck when he was made prime minister (1862).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. member of the Prussian aristocracy noted especially for militarism
But the best part is Blogging Tory Celestial Junk's "Junker," standing there, arms akimbo, tapping his little foot in annoyance in the comments section:
Now go here, where Blogging Tory and Canadian Forces dude "Junker" talks about the new "Rambo" movie, and uses it as a vehicle to explain his man-crush on Sly Stallone and how much he likes seeing things get blown up.
Back here in the comments section, Blogging Tory "Junker" will find any excuse to piss and moan about the Progress-o-sphere:
Have you sucka mc's forgotten about Harold Mckinney murdering a black man in a bar called ''Junker's'' in Northside, and then he fabricates the story even to the point of saying that the black man had two guns?
The Old World for indefinite ages has been controlled and directed by what he calls the "Junker" class, the rich and idle aristocrats who want for nothing, and, being born to rule, do not find it worth while to exert themselves mentally, and for whom there is no suitable profession but the army and diplomacy.
I believe, intends to intimate that there might be a use for the intellectual class, the thinkers and writers with the imagination that can put them mentally in the place of the individuals who make up the masses, think the thoughts and live the lives vicariously of the people who are the nation, and if the "Junker" class of England and
He singles out Sir Edward as the chief "Junker" and among the chief "militarists" who brought about this war.
"Junker," for I have looked through all his definitions of the word, and none applies to him.
On Tuesday, the Fiesta Bowl fired Junker after an internal investigation revealed that the BCS bowl used its charitable funds to unlawfully reimburse employees' political contributions and pay for top executives' weddings, four-day junkets to Pebble Beach, and personal country club memberships, among other things.
My favorite: "In March 2010, the bowl paid for $75 worth of flowers sent to an admissions official at University of Texas-Austin where Junker's daughter was accepted into the honors program."