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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Jink \Jink\, v. i. [Cf. Jig, v. i.] 1. To move quickly, esp. with a sudden turn; hence, to dodge; to escape by a quick turn; -- obs. or dial., except as a hunting term in pig-sticking. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. (Card Playing) In the games of spoilfive and forty-five, to win the game by taking all five tricks; also, to play to win all five tricks, losing what has been already won if unsuccessful. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]