Definition of New Yorkish in English:

New Yorkish

adjective

  • Suggestive, characteristic, or typical of New York or New York culture; resembling New York.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James Fenimore Cooper (1789–1851), novelist. From the name of New York + -ish.

Pronunciation

New Yorkish

/ˌnjuː ˈjɔːkɪʃ/