Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[duhk] /dʌk/

a type of amphibious military transport used during World War II.
a similar truck used in emergency evacuations.


Read Also:

  • Duncanville

    [duhng-kuh n-vil] /ˈdʌŋ kənˌvɪl/ noun 1. a town in N Texas.

  • Dunce

    [duhns] /dʌns/ noun 1. a dull-witted, stupid, or ignorant person; dolt. /dʌns/ noun 1. a person who is stupid or slow to learn n. “dullard,” 1570s, from earlier Duns disciple “follower of John Duns Scotus” (c.1265-1308), Scottish scholar of philosophy and theology supposed to have been born at Duns in Berwickshire. By 16c., humanist reaction […]

  • Dunce-cap

    noun 1. a tall, cone-shaped hat formerly worn by slow or lazy students as a punishment in school. noun 1. a conical paper hat, formerly placed on the head of a dull child at school

  • Dunciad

    [duhn-see-ad] /ˈdʌn siˌæd/ noun 1. a poem (1728–42) by Pope, satirizing various contemporary writers.

Disclaimer: DUKW definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.