yuk

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1yuk

noun \ˈyək\\ˈyäk, ˈyak\\ˈyäk\

Definition of YUK

1
slang :  laugh <did it just for yuks>
2
slang :  joke, gag

Variants of YUK

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

Examples of YUK

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

First Known Use of YUK

1946

2yuk

verb
yukked or yuckedyuk·king or yuck·ing

Definition of YUK

intransitive verb
slang
:  laugh, joke —usually used in the phrase yuk it up

Variants of YUK

yuk or yuck

Examples of YUK

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

First Known Use of YUK

1964

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