yuck

2
[ yuhk ]
/ yʌk /

noun, verb (used with or without object) Slang.


Nearby words

  1. yucca,
  2. yucca moth,
  3. yucca mountain,
  4. yuch,
  5. yuchy,
  6. yucko,
  7. yucky,
  8. yuga,
  9. yugarie,
  10. yugo.

yuk

1

or yuck, yock, yok, yak

[ yuhk ]
/ yʌk /
Slang.

noun

a loud, hearty laugh.
a joke evoking such a laugh.

verb (used with or without object), yukked, yuk·king.

to laugh or joke: The audience really yukked it up at the movie.

Origin of yuk

1
imitative

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British Dictionary definitions for yucking

yuck

yuk

/ (jʌk) /

interjection

slang an exclamation indicating contempt, dislike, or disgust
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Word Origin and History for yucking
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