an establishment where one can eat, drink, and, usually, dance to music provided by a jukebox.
- Also called jook.
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How to use juke joint in a sentence
It was as if black culture was a juke joint in the woods that whites had to travel to in order to experience it.
It was no longer a juke joint in the woods, it was Starbucks: ubiquitous and open to everyone.