guck

guck

[guhk, gook]
noun Informal.
1.
slime or oozy dirt: the guck in a stagnant pond.
2.
any oozy, sticky, or slimy substance: a can of guck to patch the roof.
Also, gook.


Origin:
1945–50; perhaps blend of goo and muck

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guck (ɡʌk, ɡʊk)
 
n
slimy matter; gunk
 
[C20: perhaps a blend of goo and muck]

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