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Yes. The word yuk is a Scrabble US word. The word yuk is worth 10 points in Scrabble:

Y4U1K5

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Y4U1K5

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Valid words made from Yuk

You can make 4 words from 'yuk' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'yuk'

KYU 10YUK 10

2 letters words from 'yuk'

KY 9YU 5

All 3 letters words made out of yuk

yuk uyk yku kyu uky kuy

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Definitions and meaning of yuk

yuk

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jʌk/
  • Homophone: yuck
  • Rhymes: -ʌk

Interjection

yuk

  1. (onomatopoeia) An exuberant laugh.

Noun

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.

Verb

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

  1. To laugh exuberantly.

Derived terms

  • yuk it up

See also

  • yuck
  • hyuk

Anagrams

  • kyu

Biak

Etymology

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

Noun

yuk

  1. ukulele

Indonesian

Etymology

Clipping of ayo.

Interjection

yuk

  1. go ahead

Further reading

  • “yuk” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Lacandon

Noun

yuk

  1. red brocket

Lashi

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /juk/, [jok]

Classifier

yuk

  1. classifier for humans

Noun

yuk

  1. person

Verb

yuk

  1. to grow

References

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

Marshallese

Alternative forms

  • eok
  • yok

Pronunciation

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [e̯okʷ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /jekʷ/
  • Bender phonemes: {yȩkʷ}

Pronoun

yuk

  1. you (singular); thou.

References

  • Marshallese–English Online Dictionary

Tocharian A

Etymology

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

Noun

yuk

  1. horse

Uzbek

Noun

yuk (plural yuklar)

  1. cargo, luggage

Derived terms

  • yukxona

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Native Australian) any of various pipi shellfishes.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)