noun \ˈyu̇ft\

Definition of yuft



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Origin and Etymology of yuft

Russian yuft', yukht', perhaps from Persian ǰuft pair; from the practice of tanning hides in pairs; akin to Avestan yuχta- pair, yoke (of oxen), Sanskrit yukta yoke (of oxen), yunakti he yokes — more at yoke

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a trip made at another's expense

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