Definitions For Yuck

Etymology 1

{{unk, en}}. Akin to {{cog, nl, jak, , disgusting}}. {{etystub, en}}

Interjection

{{en-interj}} {{non-gloss definition, Uttered to indicate disgust usually toward an objectionable taste or odour.}} from 1966 : {{ant, en, yum}} : {{ux, en, Yuck! This peanut butter is disgusting!}}

Synonyms

See thesaurus:yuck

Derived terms

yucky

Translations

Afrikaans: sies Arabic: يَع : Egyptian Arabic: يع (yaʿʿ), يخ (yaḵḵ), اخيه (iḵḵī) Catalan: ecs Chinese: : Mandarin: 惡心, sc=Hani, 恶心, tr=ěxin, sc=Hani, {{qualifier, strong, offensive}} 呸, tr=pēi, sc=Hani, 啐, tr=cuì, sc=Hani, 哎呀, tr=āiyā, sc=Hani, 哎, tr=āi, sc=Hani, 唉, tr=ài, sc=Hani Czech: fuj Dutch: bah Esperanto: aĉ Finnish: yök French: beurk German: igitt, pfui Greek: μπλιαχ Hebrew: איכס, tr=iks, פוי, tr=fui Hungarian: pfuj Icelandic: oj Japanese: げ, tr=ge (also spelled: ゲ, tr=ge, げっ (ge), ゲッ (ge)) Khmer: {{t-needed, km}} Korean: 왝 Maori: haki rā Navajo: ih Norwegian: æsj Persian: ایش, sc=fa-Arab Polish: fuj Portuguese: eca, puh, iéca Russian: фу, тьфу, фе, фи {{qualifier, aristocratic}}, бе Serbo-Croatian: : Cyrillic: фуј (fuj, sc=Cyrl), бљак (bljak, sc=Cyrl) : Latin: fuj, bljak Spanish: puaj, guácala, fuchi, fuchila Swedish: usch, fy, blä Tagalog: kadiri Thai: ยี้, แหวะ Turkish: ıy, iğrenç, ıyk, ıyak Vietnamese: {{t-needed, vi}} Welsh: ych a fi

Noun

YUCK (plural YUCKs) (uncountable) Something disgusting. (countable) The sound made by a laugh.

See also

yuk

Etymology 2

Compare {{cog, de, jucken}}, {{cog, nl, jeuken}}, and see itch.

Verb

{{en-verb}} (obsolete) To itch. : (Grose)

Is Yuck a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
13
Words with Friends
14

The word Yuck is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Yuck in a Sentence

  • yuck, I really hate brussels sprouts

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