or puk·y

[ pyoo-kee ]
/ ˈpyu ki /

adjective, puk·i·er, puk·i·est.

on the verge of vomiting; nauseated.
disgusting; repellent.

Nearby words

  1. puja,
  2. puka,
  3. pukatea,
  4. puke,
  5. pukeko,
  6. pukka,
  7. pukka sahib,
  8. puku,
  9. pul,
  10. pula

Origin of pukey

First recorded in 1860–65; puke + -y1

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Examples from the Web for puky

  • As for me, I swallow the puky food and haul on the ropes and jump to Marsh's orders because I wish to live, no other reason.

    Wilderness of Spring|Edgar Pangborn