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juke

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[ jook ]
/ dʒuk /
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verb (used with object), juked, juk·ing.

to make a move intended to deceive (an opponent).

noun

a fake or feint, usually intended to deceive a defensive player.

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Origin of juke

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Spelling variant of jouk

Definition for juke (2 of 2)

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[ jook ]
/ dʒuk /

noun

Origin of juke

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By shortening
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