verb (used with object), juked, juk·ing.

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


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

Nearby words

  1. juiz de fora,
  2. jujitsu,
  3. juju,
  4. jujube,
  5. jujuy,
  6. juke house,
  7. juke joint,
  8. jukebox,
  9. jukes,
  10. jukskei

Origin of juke

spelling variant of jouk

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Word Origin and History for juking
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