yuk

1

or yuck

[ 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.

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Also yok, yock [yok], /yɒk/, yak [yak] /yæk/ .

Origin of yuk

1
Imitative

Definition for yuk (2 of 3)

yuk2
[ yuhk ]
/ yʌk /

interjection

(used in repetition to indicate pleasure or amused malice.)

Definition for yuk (3 of 3)

yuk3
[ yuhk ]
/ yʌk /

interjection Slang.

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