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juke


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Juke  \Juke\,  v.  i.  [from  Scottish  jouk  to  bow.] 
  To  bend  the  neck;  to  bow  or  duck  the  head.  [Written  also 
  {jook}  and  {jouk}.] 
 
  The  money  merchant  was  so  proud  of  his  trust  that  he 
  went  juking  and  tossing  of  his  head.  --  L' 
  Estrange. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Juke  \Juke\,  n. 
  The  neck  of  a  bird.  [Prov.  Eng.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Juke  \Juke\,  v.  i.  [F.  juc  a  roost,  perch,  jucher  to  roost,  to 
  perch.] 
  To  perch  on  anything  as  birds  do  [Obs.]