Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Date: 1900-2000
Origin: From the sound of vomiting

yuck

interjection
     
yuck, yuk
informal used to show that you think something is very unpleasant:
Oh yuck! I hate mayonnaise.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary