Uke definition

yo͝ok
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(Japanese fiction) A passive or submissive male fictional character in a same-sex relationship; a bottom.
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A ukulele.
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(colloquial) A Ukrainian.
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Noun

Singular:
uke
Plural:
ukes

Origin of uke

  • From ukulele (“small four-string guitar") by shortening.

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  • From Japanese 受ける (ukeru, “to receive, to get").

    From Wiktionary

  • 1941, abbreviation of Ukrainian.

    From Wiktionary