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While "to wank" means "to masturbate", the term "wanker" is seldom if ever used in British slang to denote "one who wanks". It is quite wrong to infer from somebody's being a wanker that they in fact wank (and vice versa), but of course, fair to assume they do in any case. Herein lies the genius of the insult: if you call someone a wanker, it's probably true, but only literally.

I suppose it all originates from our repressed Victorian sexualities, from back when everybody thought they were the only ones to suffer the secret shame of being an actual wanker.

Most children these days learn the word "wanker" long before they learn its literal meaning.
You're such a wanker.
Oh gosh! How did you know?

He lost both of his hands in a childhood kiting accident.
What a wanker!
by anonymous May 31, 2004
Possibly a name attached to certain people tou do not like or simply a term for a person who is a general ass-hole

Also applyable to people of authority who are unliked by those they control
eg - IT teahers
Student 1 - You know our IT teachers a right wanker
Student 2 - Yeah Jarule is a real wanker he thinks he knows
something but he knows jack shit
by Guy in a chair January 10, 2007
Usually used to describe a male, it has several meanings.
Most commonly used to indicate disdain, dislike or just dissin´ an individual and is a replacement for other words such as prick, tosser or knob.
Also describes a person who masturbates frequently or alternatively, is a frequent masturbator.
Bob: Hey, see that guy over there, he's such a wanker.
Rob: Really ?, no wonder he's wearing glasses.
by chrisinspain July 26, 2006
well the boys from school right, they say a wanker is a person what does wanking
you are such a fucking wanker!
by Angry kid July 06, 2006
a wanna be/poser snowboarder
you are such a wanker
by gpmiddlebrook January 09, 2006
A Football Referee - globally used as a very catchy chant when a wrong decision is made.

"The referee's a Wanker"
by Ag2k5 November 23, 2005
someone who pulls their pig or is just a big piece of shit.
That guy is a total wanker.
That guy is waking off right in puplic view.
Fuck off you wanker!!!
by zachlsd September 18, 2005
one who does wanking
stop wanking and come over here!!
by HAMLET86 June 17, 2005

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