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yuk

noun \ˈyək\\ˈyäk, ˈyak\\ˈyäk\

Definition of yuk

  1. 1 slang :  laugh <did it just for yuks>

  2. 2 slang :  joke, gag



Examples of yuk

  1. <the yuks on this new sitcom are so pathetic that the souped-up laugh track merely adds insult to injury>



1946

First Known Use of yuk

1946

Variants of yuk

or yuck play \ˈyək\ also yak play \ˈyäk, ˈyak\ or yock play \ˈyäk\

2

yuk

verb

Definition of yuk

yukked or yuckedyuk·king or yuck·ing

slang

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  laugh, joke —usually used in the phrase yuk it up



Examples of yuk

  1. <pay no mind to those clowns—they are just yukking it up and don't mean any harm>



1964

First Known Use of yuk

1964

Variants of yuk

or yuck

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