juke

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verb \ˈjük\

Definition of juke

juked

juking

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fake out of position (as in football)

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to juke someone

Examples of juke in a sentence

  1. He juked a couple of defenders and scored.

  2. She juked and weaved around the defense.

Origin and Etymology of juke

probably alteration of English dialect jouk to cheat, deceive


First Known Use: 1967


JUKE Defined for English Language Learners

juke

play
verb \ˈjük\

Definition of juke for English Language Learners

  • sports : to make a false movement in order to deceive (an opponent)


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