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  • The meaning of "Honky" in various phrases and sentences

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    2. I've never heard it used about a person, but rather how things are going. "Things are going hunky dory at the company lately"

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    2. It doesn't have a meaning

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    2. The reason it's used to describe a country/western bar is because honky tonk is also a musical style that is/was played in these types of establishments. So the place took on the name of the music. An example of the music can be seen and heard here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97eSHAIaxl4

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    2. Unless it's slang (which people make up all the time), the definition is a derogatory (degrading/mean) word used by a black person to refer to white people/a white person

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