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yucky

adjective
variants: also yukky

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1 disagreeable or disgusting to the sense of taste
  • a child at that age where every unfamiliar and untried food is preemptively dismissed as "yucky"

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The first known use of yucky was in 1970

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“Yucky.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yucky. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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