Etymology
Advertisement

wank (n.)

"act of (male) masturbation," 1948, slang. As a verb, from 1950. Related: Wanked; wanking.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of wank
1
wank (v.)
get sexual gratification through self-stimulation;
Synonyms: masturbate / fuck off / she-bop / jack off / jerk off
2
wank (n.)
slang for masturbation;
Synonyms: jacking off / jerking off / hand job
From wordnet.princeton.edu