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to steal, take, or borrow something that isn't yours
"Nice shirt!"
"Thanks, I ganked it from my roommate's closet this morning."
by Becca H. April 06, 2008
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When a group of people gang up on you and you get pwned. Gank gained this extra meaning during a Warcraft 3 game of DOTA Allstars when someone spelled gang bang as gank bang.
They are gonna gank me soon. I just got ganked. Look at those damn gankers, all they do is gank.
by Randy June 20, 2005
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1. to steal
2. to become intoxicated on any substance
3. to stab
1. "I ganked a soda from the store."
2. "I was so ganked last night on coffee/alcohol/marijuana/crack/heroin/etcetera."
3. "I ganked him with a shiv in the prison shower."
by InfrequentNinja March 03, 2004
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Gank - Verb
Ganked - Verb
Gank·ing - Adj
Gank·er - Noun

Definitions
Gank:To gang up and kill
Ganked:Past tense use of gank. To have been ganged up on and killed.
Ganking:To be in the process of ganging up and killing an opponent. To describe the action of gank.
Ganker:Someone or something that is to be uses as the initiator of a gank. To describe someone's class or roll in a MMO game.

Other uses include-
Gank: To steal, rob, or other unlawful acts to take from someone or something. Not to actually involve the act of ganging up and killing of something.

History of the word- Originally derived to shorten the phrase "Gang up ANd Kill" in online games such as; DotA, LoL, and HoN.
Online player 1: "It would help if you told is Puck was missing, he just tried to gank us."

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Online player 1: "Dude!!! Get out of you lane!!! Your level 9 and haven't ganked anyone yet!

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Online player 1: "Someone pick a ganker, we have no one that can initiate."
Online player 2: **picks Thunderbringer** "How's that? I can ult people!"
Online player 1,3,4,5: "GG! We have noob TB"

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Online player 1: "LEVEL 8 PUDGE!? Why arnt you ganking people?"
Online player 2: "I don't have my boots yet! STFU"
Online player 1: "You are so fail..."
by emp1241 February 17, 2012
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(n.) An over-protective girlfriend or boyfriend.
Brody: Jenna, why can't you come with us?
Aria: Stop it! You think we can't have fun without her?
Andre: Stop being such a gank!
by dogwhisperer101 December 31, 2010
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1. to steal
2. interjection, when you steal something
1. I ganked his wallet
2. "Gank!"
by billy underhill November 16, 2003
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Gank is a slang word used in Australia, New Zealand and the UK which means to steal.

Although it has been used in this way for many decades, and still is, in recent years it has also been used as an abbreviation of 'gang kill' in MMORPG's.

Gank = Steal

Ganking = Stealing

Ganked = Stole

In MMORPG's - Gang kill. To attack someone using overwhelming odds against them.
The bitch ganked my lighter.

This pokie (poker machine) keeps ganking my money.

Can i gank a couple of smokes?

IN MMORPG's - Let's be cowardly bitches and gank this guy.
by Kupotan October 29, 2009
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