See also: þuk and yuk-

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

yuk

  1. (onomatopoeia) An exuberant laugh.

NounEdit

yuk (plural yuks)

  1. (slang) Something, such as a joke, that causes such a laugh.
    • 1992, Alan S. Blinder in Business Week (issues 3268-3272)
      The latest yuk from Congress is called the balanced-budget amendment. It could wind up making slumps deeper and recoveries more difficult — and that's no joke.

VerbEdit

yuk (third-person singular simple present yuks, present participle yukking, simple past and past participle yukked)

  1. To laugh exuberantly.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


BiakEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from a truncation of English ukulele, from Hawaiian ʻukulele, from ʻuku (flea, louse) + lele (jumping). Doublet of uk.

NounEdit

yuk

  1. ukulele

IndonesianEdit

InterjectionEdit

yuk

  1. go ahead

LashiEdit

PronunciationEdit

ClassifierEdit

yuk

  1. classifier for humans

NounEdit

yuk

  1. person

VerbEdit

yuk

  1. to grow

ReferencesEdit

  • Hkaw Luk (2017) A grammatical sketch of Lacid[1], Chiang Mai: Payap University (master thesis).

MarshalleseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

yuk

  1. you (singular); thou.

ReferencesEdit


Tocharian AEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tocharian *yä́kwë, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos, whence also Latin equus, Old Irish ech. Compare with Tocharian B yakwe.

NounEdit

yuk

  1. horse

UzbekEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic юк
Roman yuk
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

NounEdit

yuk (plural yuklar)

  1. cargo, luggage

Derived termsEdit