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Definition of yuck exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

yuck

 exclamation
(also yuk) exclamation
BrE BrE//jʌk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//jʌk//
 
(informal)
 
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used to show that you think something is disgusting or unpleasant It's filthy! Yuck! More Like This Exclamations aargh, ah, aha, ahchoo, ahem, aw, bah, boo, coo, d’oh, eek, eh, er, eww, gee, ha, hey, ho ho, ho-hum, hooray, huh, mm, oh, oho, oi, ooh, oops, ouch, ow, oy, pah, phew, psst, sh, tsk tsk, tut, ugh, uh, uh-uh, uh-oh, um, whoopee, whoops, woo hoo, wow, yay, yippee, yuck, yumSee worksheet. Word Origin 1960s (originally US): imitative.
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