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Meaning of "yuk" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YUK

yuk  [jʌk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YUK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Yuk is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WHAT DOES YUK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Yuk

Yuk may refer to: ▪ Mr. Yuk, a trademarked cartoon graphic image, widely employed in the United States in labeling of substances that are poisonous if ingested ▪ Yuk, a sophomore at the United States Military Academy ▪ Yuk Yuk's, a national comedy club chain in Canada, owned and established by former stand-up comedian Mark Breslin ▪ Yuk, a Korean surname derived from Lu ▪ Yuk Young-soo, former first lady of South Korea...

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YUK

yuft
Yuga
yugarie
Yugo.
Yugoslav
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavian
yukata
Yukawa
yuke
yukkier
yukkiest
yukky
yuko
Yukon
Yukon Gold
Yukon River
Yukon Territory
Yukoner
yuky

WORDS THAT END LIKE YUK

auk
bouk
Datuk
douk
euk
Kirkuk
Marduk
mukluk
neuk
Norodom Sihanouk
padauk
padouk
Pamuk
Seljuk
souk
taluk
tuk-tuk
uk
Volapuk
zouk

Synonyms and antonyms of yuk in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «yuk» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YUK

Find out the translation of yuk to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of yuk from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «yuk» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

蔡素玉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

yuk
570 millions of speakers

English

yuk
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Yuk
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يوك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гогот
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Yuk
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

yuk
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

yuk
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Yuk
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

igitt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

不潔なもの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

수다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Yuk
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

yuk
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Yuk
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Yuk
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yuk
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

yuk
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Fuj
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гогот
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Yuk
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

yuk
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Yuk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yuk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

yuk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of yuk

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YUK»

The term «yuk» is very widely used and occupies the 14.797 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YUK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about yuk

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YUK»

Discover the use of yuk in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to yuk and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Yak Yuk
When it starts to rain, a yak says "yuk" to a duck that likes muck, but is still there to help when the duck gets stuck, in a story told with illustrations and single words.
Michelle Robinson, 2012
2
Kisses Are Yuk!
Jack loves getting prizes and cups of all sizes, but if there's one thing he hates, it's being kissed! And with an army of aunts and uncles, there's no getting away from it. What's a boy to do?
Julia Jarman, 2009
3
Bing: Yuk
"Bing: Swing is a celebration of the thrills (and spills) of the swing! Bing learns the hard lesson of taking turns with his friend, Flop, and also learns a lesson in physics-what goes up must come down. It's a swing, Bing!
Ted Dewan, 2004
4
Yuk, Jadi Orangtua Shalih
Sebuah perwujudan ikhtiar Ayah-Bunda untuk memiliki anak-anak yang shalih.[] “Tak sekadar teori yang dipaparkan oleh Kang Ihsan Baihaqi, contoh-contoh yang mudah dicerna oleh orangtua, tampil menyegarkan dan mencerahkan.
Ihsan Baihaqi Ibnu Buchori, 2010
5
An English and Oordoo Dictionary, in Roman Characters: With ...
Yuk, adj. One, a, an. Yuk adh, adj. A few. Yuk-a-yuk, or Yuk-bar, or Yak-bargee, or Yuk-baruh, All at once, immediately, once. Yuk-bur- yak, or Yuk ba yuk, Successively, all at once. Yuk-bug-gha, A horse striving always to go one side, pressing ...
Joseph T. Thompson, 1845
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A Dictionary in Oordoo and English
Yuk, i_m adj. One, a, an. Yuh adh, adj. A few. Yuk-a-yuk, or Yuh-bar, or Yuh- bArgee, or Yuk-bAruh, All at once, immediately, once. Yuk-bur-yuk, or Yuk bu yuk . Successively, all at once. Yuk-bug-gha, A horse striving always to go one side, ...
Joseph T. Thompson, 1838
7
Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A.
Yuk Yuk probed around whileI stood there, wishing the night would end, hoping nobody would be there. Then an older fat whitehaired guy walked in from another room. “Whatthe fuck is goingon here?” hesaid aswe ransacked the stand.
Luis J. Rodriguez, 2012
8
Film Festivals: Culture, People, and Power on the Global Screen
Cindy Hing-Yuk Wong situates festivals within changing global practices of film, including their important ties to both Hollywood and independent cinema.
Cindy Hing-Yuk Wong, 2011
9
Boys' Life
disturbed by Lim Gow's continued dejection. "You keep it in safe-in-the-bank-box, aie?" "Aie, I still have lease," sighed Lim Gow. "But it is not in safe-in-the-bank- box. It is here in my shop. Why is it here? I will tell you. It is here because Yuk ...
10
Icons of African American Comedy
As the music gets louder, the laughter from the audience fades out so that it is impossible to tell if it is a live or studio recording and Pryor's voice degenerates in the “darky” voice, replete with “yuk-yuk-yuks,” coming in more frequently.
Eddie M. Tafoya, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YUK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term yuk is used in the context of the following news items.
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Blue LEDs Could Help Preserve Certain Refrigerated Foods
... processed foods without relying on chemicals such as acidulants and artificial preservatives to preserve food products," said professor Yuk Hyun-Gyun. «Photonics.com, Jul 15»
2
Lima comedy club to yuk it up for Phyllis Diller
LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A comedy club is trying to raise money to honor comedian Phyllis Diller with a museum exhibit in her hometown. Limaland Comedy will host ... «Columbus Dispatch, Jul 15»
3
YUK concerned over violence on domestic workers in Kma
Yimchungrü Union Kohima (YUK) has expressed concern over “harassment and torture” of domestic helpers from Eastern Nagaland in and around Kohima. «Nagaland Post, Jul 15»
4
Dems Yuk it Up With Bizarre GOP 'House of Cards' Reboot
Wisconsin Democrats roared with laughter over the weekend as they listened to how "House of Cards" could be recast with a cast of buffoons playing the ... «Newsmax, Jun 15»
5
Whatever Happened To ... Yuk Yuk's?
Yuk Yuk's was probably the best known and most successful of the comedy clubs that hit Rochester during a nationwide comedy boom in the 1980s. Comedians ... «Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, May 15»
6
Charlie Baker teams with T's Beverly Scott to yuk it up over rail fail
Charlie Baker teams with T's Beverly Scott to yuk it up over rail fail. Charlie Baker teams with T's Beverly Scott to yuk it up over rail fail. 031515Breakfastfn01.jpg ... «Boston Herald, Mar 15»
7
For Pittsburgh Native Mr. Yuk, There's Still More Work To Do
One of many well-known Mr. Yuk poison treatment center logos rests alongside examples of poisonous household products inside the Pittsburgh Poison Center. «90.5 WESA, Feb 15»
8
BI Brainz Founder Mico Yuk Leading All-Star Speaker Lineup at …
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Intelligence coach, thought-leader, author, blogger, and data scientist Mico Yuk, author of Data Visualization for ... «Business Wire, Feb 15»
9
Yik, Yak, Yuk?: Being anonymous gives students a sense of power …
When students are asked “Why did you come to Gustavus?” a common response is “I loved the feeling of community.” It is one of our five core values clearly ... «The Gustavian Weekly, Nov 14»
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Calling all kids, Mr. Yuk needs you: Poison center announces poster …
Mr. Yuk, the lovable mascot of the Washington Poison Center, wants children to send in artwork for the 8th annual statewide Poison Prevention Poster Contest. «Auburn Reporter, Sep 14»

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