jouk

jouk

[jook] Scot.
noun
1.
a sudden, elusive movement.
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
2.
to dodge or duck.
Also, jook.


Origin:
1510–20; apparently variant of duck2

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jouk (dʒʊk)
 
vb
1.  to duck or dodge
 
n
2.  a sudden evasive movement
 
[C16: of uncertain origin]

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