Slang an old, dilapidated car or truck
Origin of junkerfrom junk, transitive verb
- a member of the privileged, militaristic landowning class in Germany; Prussian aristocrat
- a German military officer, esp. one who is autocratic, illiberal, etc.
Origin of JunkerGerman from Middle High German junc herre, young nobleman from Old High German jung, young + herro, lord: see hoar
A old car or truck in poor condition.
A member of the Prussian landed aristocracy, a class formerly associated with political reaction and militarism.
Origin of JunkerGerman from Middle High German junchērre page, squire from Old High German junchērro junc young ; see yeu- in Indo-European roots. hērro lord ; see Herr .