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yoicks

yoicks

interjection \ˈyiks\

Definition of YOICKS

—used as a cry of encouragement to foxhounds

First Known Use of YOICKS

1774

Other Hunting and Fishing Terms

chum, covert, creel, flense, pitfall, seine, skulk, spoor, trawl

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