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Friday, August 06, 2010

Definitions for yeuk

  1. An itching sensation.
  2. To itch.

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Citations for yeuk
"Gives me the yeuk to watch you, laddie!" Diana Gabaldon, Dragonfly in Amber
It was somewhere between a slow-spreading numbness and a yeuk. The doctor was already back in view with the stringy roots that would provide relief. Judith Barsemian, In some forgotten realm
Origin of yeuk
late Middle English
1375-1425
Yeuk survives mostly in Scotland and Northern England.