- to make a move intended to deceive (an opponent).
- a fake or feint, usually intended to deceive a defensive player.
Origin of juke1
spelling variant of jouk
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Related Words for jukedskirt, avoid, evade, bypass, duck, fudge, deceive, outfox, outmaneuver, baffle, outdo, circumvent, bamboozle, shuffle, sidestep, elude, escape, ditch, hinder, prevent
Examples from the Web for juked
Contemporary Examples of juked
Then, the Texas Tribune revealed her campaign had “juked the numbers.”Wendy Davis's Fundraising Fiasco
July 17, 2014
"roadhouse," 1935; see jukebox.
"to duck, dodge, feint," by 1971, variant of jook (q.v.). Related: Juked; juking.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper