variant of yuk I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • yock — yock·er·nut; yock; hun·yock; yock·ey·nut; …   English syllables

  • yock — ☆ yock [yäk ] n. [var. of YAK2] Slang a loud laugh or something evoking loud laughter; yak …   English World dictionary

  • yock — AND yok [jok] 1. in. to laugh loudly. (See also yak.) □ Everybody yocked at the joke, and when things calmed down, I announced the mass firings. □ Stop yocking and listen to this. 2. n. a loud laugh. □ Sue let out an enormous yock and quickly… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • yock — /yok/, n., v.i., v.t. Slang. yuk1. * * * …   Universalium

  • yock — n an alternative spelling of yok …   Contemporary slang

  • yock — (also yok) noun US informal a hearty laugh. Origin 1930s (theatrical slang): prob. imitative …   English new terms dictionary

  • yock — [[t]yɒk[/t]] n. v. i. v. t. sl. cvb sts yuk I …   From formal English to slang

  • yock — I. ˈyäk slang variant of yak IV II. ˈyək, ˈyäk intransitive verb or yuck ˈyək; or yuk ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ben Yock — Benjamin Arthur Yock (b. 8 February, 1975 in Christchurch) is a former New Zealand cricketer who played two first class matches for the Canterbury Wizards in 1997 …   Wikipedia

  • yok — (yock) n a laugh, chortle or instance of humour. A racier version of yak or yuk , popular for instance with rock music journalists. There s lots of yoks in this new movie …   Contemporary slang

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”