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깨갱

Noun

Pronunciation

ggegeng

Definition (meaning)

  • surrender or yield with unmanly attitude.
  • originally, 깨갱 means sound of a dog when dog is hit by its owner.

Definition by other languages

비굴하게 굴복하는 모습을 나타낸 말. 강아지가 맞으면 깨갱하고 도망가는 모습에서 기원한 단어이다.

Similar words by other languages

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First Known Use

Since very long time ago

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 1 : Allowed in public TV

Examples

내가 인상을 팍 쓰는걸 보자 그는 깨갱하고 도망갔다.

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