juke juke  /ˈdʒuk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a small roadside establishment in the southeastern United States where you can eat and drink and dance to music provided by a jukebox
  2. (n) (football) a deceptive move made by a football player

Usage(s):

  1. Motorists and bus passengers were marooned in stores, juke joints, crossroads hamlets all over the storm area.
  2. Rhythm and blues, too, and juke-joint rock 'n' roll, and hymns from backwoods churches and gospel shouts from riverside baptisms.
  3. Today the juke boxes, the individual buyers of popular discs, and the swing fans together account for 88%-to-90% of all record sales.

News

  1. This Juke rocks less than expected, but its stiffer suspension reduces roll

    ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – The NISMO upgrade offered on the 2013 Nissan Juke is more than a paint-and-pinstripes package, but you’ll have to look awfully close to tell.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Suburban Journals

  2. Somehow A Tuned Nissan Juke-R Is Nearly As Fast As A Bugatti

    Today, you are about to see a Nissan Juke drag race a Bugatti Veyron and nearly win. Really. And no, you have not been zapped into a parallel universe where the laws of physics and nature as you understand them no longer apply. Actually, this isn't just any old Juke - it's the Juke-R, the one with the Nissan GT-R guts, of which only about 20 were ever produced. And this one has had its juice ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Jalopnik

  3. 67.3 MPG Nissan Juke Diesel Saves British Drivers Big Pounds (Hey How About Us Poor North Americans?)

    Rickmansworth UK June 11, 2013; Lower emissions, greater fuel economy, reduced noise and more torque – these are just some of the benefits of the latest 1.5-litre dCi diesel engine now in the Nissan Juke.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Auto Channel

Quotes

  1. "He didn't have to do much to score on that play," Spurrier said. "He didn't have to juke anybody. He didn't have to sidestep anybody. I don't think anyone even touched him."
    on Nov 4, 2007 By: Steve Spurrier Source: SportingNews.com

  2. "People talk about yards after contact," first-year Louisville coach Steve Kragthorpe said. "With these guys, they ought to talk about yards after juke."
    on Nov 8, 2007 By: Steve Kragthorpe Source: Hartford Courant

  3. "He had a great angle," Francoeur said. "He was right there in front. I slipped my hand in there. The throw definitely beat me. I made a little juke move with my hand."
    on Sep 23, 2007 By: Jeff Francoeur Source: USA Today

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