cleuk

noun
\ ˈkl(y)ük \
variants: or less commonly clook \ ˈklük \
plural -s

Definition of cleuk

chiefly Scottish

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History and Etymology for cleuk

Middle English (northern dialect) cluk, cluke, cloke; akin to Middle English cleken to catch or snatch

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“Cleuk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cleuk. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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