What is a twink

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Twink is gay slang for a young man in his late teens to early twenties whose traits may include: general physical attractiveness ; little to no body or facial hair; a slim to average build; and a youthful appearance that may belie an older chronological age. The exact origins of the term twink are disputed. Some trace its first appearance to , although it may be derived from an older British gay slang term twank , which means: "The quarry of a homosexual prostitute male ; a man willing and ready to become any dominant man's 'partner' ". Another possible origin of the term may be a derivation from the snack cake Twinkie , commonly regarded as the quintessential junk food : "little nutritional value, sweet to the taste and creme-filled".

What Is a Twink?

Twink (gay slang) - Wikipedia

Welcome back to our web series InQueery, where we delve into the his, er, them story of our favorite queer words. In this episode, YouTuber, author, and entrepreneur Connor Franta explores the history of the word everyone seems to be talking about lately — "twink. What is a twink, who is a twink, and where did the word come from? You may twink you know, but do you really? Connor is here to answer your burning questions and teach you a thing or two about queer history. Check out the video above and the script below. There are plenty of "tribes" in the gay male community — bears, otters, and daddies, oh my!

InQueery: Connor Franta Breaks Down the Definition of the Word "Twink"

If you look a certain way—skinny, smooth-skinned, young for your age—then there's a possibility that you might have been called a "twink. There are a few types of twinks. Other types of twink sometimes used in gay culture include femme twink, which refers to a young, thin man whose mannerisms or gender expression don't exclusively fit into a conventionally masculine binary.
Top definition. A "twink" is usually considered a homosexual male with attractive, boyish qualities. Typically from the ages of , and often thought as a young, white, fashionable male. Most likely a term coined from the snack cake "Twinkie"; a pretty, yellow cake with a thick cream filling, and most importantly, nearly phallic in shape. Totally a homosexual?