how to pronounce juke


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the above transcription of juke is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

juke is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of juke in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it was actually Juke of Edinburgh does I …”

meanings of juke


  1. To deceive or outmaneuver someone using a feint, especially in American football or soccer.
  2. To play dance music, or to dance, in a juke.
  3. To hit.
  4. To bend the neck; to bow or duck the head.
  5. To stab.


  1. The neck of a bird.
  2. A roadside cafe or bar, especially one with dancing and sometimes prostitution.
  3. A feint.

juke frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word juke occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics juke can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that juke can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to juke


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