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용팔이

Noun

Pronunciation

yongpalee

Definition (meaning)

  • computer salesperson like a con man in Yongsan, Seoul.(Yongsan is famous electronics sales place in Korea)
  • It's well known for them to cheat customers, for instance, ripping off, changing from brand new parts to used parts, etc..

Definition by other languages

  • 사기행위를 저지르는 일부 용산의 컴퓨터 판매상을 일컫는 말.

First Known Use

Since 1990s

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

level 2 : Allowed in public conversation for adults, not rude , not sexual harassment

Examples

용팔이들한테 바가지 썼다.

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