Twinkie definition

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(slang) A person or thing that seems appealing or attractive but has little value or worth.
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The definition of a Twinkie is a brand name for a processed sponge cake with a cream filling inside.

An example of a Twinkie is a small yellow cake that comes in a plastic wrapper that may be found in a child's lunchbox.

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(countable) One of these cakes.
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(uncountable) A brand of cake, yellow in colour, and having a white, creamy filling, known for its artificiality and long shelf life.
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(countable, US, derogatory, slang) An Asian person who dresses, acts and speaks according to Caucasian stereotypes rather than Asian ones (from the “yellow” outside and “white” inside; compare Oreo (“Black person who acts white”)).
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Twinkie is a slang term for someone who looks interesting or attractive physically, but inside has little value.

An example of a twinkie is someone who seems very beautiful and kind, but is actually mean and uninteresting.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
twinkie
Plural:
twinkies