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Synonyms for gook

any thick, viscous matter

(slang) a disparaging term for an Asian person (especially for North Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War)

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She also insulted the man beside the Asian woman, calling him a bogan who couldn't get an Aussie girlfriend so he settled for a gook.
Then, while talking to police, a woman of Asian appearance walked by and in a loud voice Kelly looked at her and said "f ing gook, f off home", said Long.
From adjectives of ignorance like "inscrutable" and "submissive" to inflammatory tags like "yellow peril" and "gook" from the bucktoothed farce perpetuated by Jerry Lewis to the high-achiever model found on sitcoms the Asian immigrant has been subjected to discrimination both subtle and blatant.
Re-Gifters contains mild violence (all of it related to martial arts) and one racial slur ("gook"); recommended for YA graphic novel collections, especially those that cater to girls.
First, the biohazard crew shovels the decaying meat and other semi-solid gook out of the refrigerators.
Fittingly, the central figure in the tale is the young protagonist's mad grandfather, who between bouts in the local insane asylum (or "gook house," in Pound's idiolect) runs a household consisting of his mute mother, his two neurasthenic brothers (one of whom ends up hanging himself), and a servant girl from the mountains whom the grandfather has raped and impregnated.
Peter Gook (UK), Ole Wiig (Norway), Chris Wilkinson (UK) and Francine Houben (The Netherlands).
"There are fundamental stereotypes of Asian Americans today -- the gook, the geek and the geisha," said Zia during a Freedom Forum program at the Newseum/New York.
The origins of gook are mysterious, but the dictionary-makers agree that it is an Americanism.
The video, uploaded on YouTube and filmed by another passenger on board an NSW train near Strathfield earlier this week, sees Wilkins arguing with a woman of Asian descent, mocking her accident and calling her a "gook."
Other winners were Shelbourne Dawn (29.13sec), Tarsna Sal (29.15sec), Hop Out First (29.30sec), Lughill Sarah (29.09sec), Chin Gach Gook (29.50sec) and Glen Padden Bay (29.09sec).
I allude to the Chinese race." From adjectives of ignorance like "inscrutable" and "submissive" to inflammatory tags like "yellow peril" and "gook," from the bucktoothed farce perpetuated by Jerry Lewis to the high-achiever model found on sitcoms, the Asian immigrant has been subjected to discrimination both subtle and blatant.
Notes 7 ("Gook"-masks), 1971-75, a handcolored etching, depicts Smokey Bear, Angela Davis, Uncle Sam, of course, and personifications of Hiroshima and South Africa.
Korea fielded seven of the team who won the Asian under-20 title including teenage central striker Jo Gook Jung, who scored the 'golden goal' extra-time winner against Japan in the final.