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yok

[yok] /yɒk/
noun, verb (used without object), verb (used with object), yokked, yokking. Slang.
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yok

n.

slang, "gentile, non-Jew," pejorative, 1920, from Yiddish, a reversed and altered form of goy.

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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