junky : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a narcotics addict
- n someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction
- In the junky, fitfully frightening, virally marketed new movie Cloverfield, the "if" is the worst thing you can remember.
- A figure of grizzled aplomb, he can get up from a spread of ham hocks and pinto beans, then strut through a junky living room as if he were Louis XIV in the Hall of Mirrors at .
- And having fewer junky assets on their books may not cure banks of stinginess in the current climate of constraint.
News & Articles
- LederMann Bridle Leather Briefcase review
Being a techie junky, I’m always on the lookout for a good satchel or briefcase-type bag to carry all of my gear. I’m a computer technician, so something sturdy and roomy with lots of pockets is something I always need for work. I was given the chance to review the Bridle Leather Briefcase from LederMann [...]
June 17, 2013 - The Gadgeteer
- The Battered Old Car That Drove My Father's American Dream
In the first few months after reporter Joanna Kakissis' family moved to the U.S., her father bought a junky, gigantic gold Oldsmobile for $200. Kakissis says Old Goldie was hard to love, but she was a symbol of the good life her father wanted to make for them.
June 16, 2013 - NPR
- iShares HYG’s Big Day: An ETF Liquidity Case Study
High yield bonds have been getting a lot of attention lately. Between historically low yields and record high prices, these “junk” bonds are looking less junky by the minute. But while some investors ...
June 14, 2013 - ETF Trends via Yahoo! Finance
- Michael Jacobson in Forbes
I think McDonald's has recognized that nutrition is a very important issue to parents and others,said Michael Jacobson, executive director of the nonprofit Center for Science in the Public Interest. "While they've added some junky foods to...
- Sam Hornish Jr in USA Today
We've been kind of junky on all our qualifying attempts for the 2 1/2-mile tracks,Hornish said. "We picked up a half a second from practice to qualifying, but it's obviously not enough. The best way to do this deal is to be in the top 35."
- Sidney Crosby in Canada.com
Yeah, all those times I missed this year finally made it worth it I guess to come in here and be able to score,Crosby said. "They must have been expecting something else and I surprised them with some junky ones I guess."