Definition of skedonk in English:

skedonk

noun

South African
informal
  • An old, battered car.

    • ‘Back then my hippy, varsity friends and I all piled into a few skedonks and headed for the mountains.’
    • ‘Changing gears smoothly in a cheap, bottom of the range, skedonk, is harder, so the payoff is much greater.’
    • ‘My little skedonk of a car goes well and that suits me.’
    • ‘Our friendly guide awaited us outside the airport, ready to taxi us in a broken-down old skedonk to a town called Hellville.’
    • ‘Why is it, that when one becomes a parent and husband, everyone else gets whatever they need and I'm left riding a dinged up skedonk?’

Origin

Of unknown origin.

Pronunciation:

skedonk

/skəˈdɒŋk/