yuk

1

or yuck, yock, yok, yak

[yuhk]Slang.
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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

yuk

2
[yuhk]

interjection

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

yuk

3
[yuhk]

interjection Slang.

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Word Origin and History for yuk

"laughter, something evoking laughs," 1964, imitative; see yuck (2).

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