\ ˈyȯiks How to pronounce yoicks (audio) \

Definition of yoicks

used as a cry of encouragement to foxhounds

First Known Use of yoicks

1774, in the meaning defined above

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“Yoicks.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yoicks. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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