how to pronounce yuck

/ˈjʌk/

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yuck is pronounced in one syllable

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jʌk

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

“… conditions like human waste yuck dirty …”

meanings of yuck

noun:

  1. Something disgusting.
  2. The sound made by a laugh.

interjection:

  1. Uttered to indicate disgust usually toward an objectionable taste or odour.

verb:

  1. To itch.

words with pronunciation similar to yuck

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