how to pronounce yuk

/ˈjʌk/

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The above transcription of yuk 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.

yuk is pronounced in one syllable

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jʌk

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

“… a dare to get on stage at yuk-yuks …”

meanings of yuk

interjection:

  1. An exuberant laugh.

noun:

  1. Something, such as a joke, that causes such a laugh.

verb:

  1. To laugh exuberantly.

words with pronunciation similar to yuk

yuckyumyoungpuckbuckyupyuccamuckduckshuck

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