Origin of yoicks
Examples from the Web for yoicks
We'll go out and get what's coming to us from a farmer; and then yoicks!The Gentle Grafter|O. Henry
The huntsmen might be heard urging on the dogs with cries of Yoicks!The Colonial Cavalier|Maud Wilder Goodwin
The country gentleman of whom mention has been made also viewed him, and holloa'd as he did so: "Yoicks, tally; gone away!"Can You Forgive Her?|Anthony Trollope
It seems Yoicks is a cry you give at some other critical juncture in life.Somewhere in Red Gap|Harry Leon Wilson
With strong effort of self-restraint he stopped himself midway in stentorian shout, "Yoicks!"