yucky

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adjective \ˈyə-kē\

Definition of yucky

yuckier

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yukkier

yukkiest

  1. :  repugnant, distasteful; also :  unpleasant, disagreeable <felt yucky> <a yucky chore>

Examples of yucky in a sentence

  1. The water was dirty and smelled yucky.

  2. I felt yucky after eating all that cake.

Variants of yucky

less commonly

yukky

Origin and Etymology of yucky

yuck


First Known Use: 1970


YUCKY Defined for English Language Learners

yucky

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adjective \ˈyə-kē\

Definition of yucky for English Language Learners

  • : causing discomfort, disgust, or a strong feeling of dislike : unpleasant and disgusting

  • : having an unpleasant feeling in your stomach : somewhat sick


YUCKY Defined for Kids

yucky

adjective \ˈyə-kē\

Definition of yucky for Students

yuckier

yuckiest

  1. :  causing discomfort, disgust, or a strong feeling of dislike <a yucky smell>


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