yoyo

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See also: YOYO, yoyó, and yo-yo

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoyo (plural yoyos)

  1. Alternative spelling of yo-yo

Verb[edit]

yoyo (third-person singular simple present yoyos, present participle yoyoing, simple past and past participle yoyoed)

  1. Alternative spelling of yo-yo

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English yo-yo, yoyo. Formerly a trademark. Most likely from Ilocano yóyo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: yo‧yo

Noun[edit]

yoyo

  1. a yo-yo; a toy consisting of a spheroidal or cylindrical spindle having a circular groove in which string is wound; it is used by holding the string in the fingers and reeling the spindle up and down by movements of the wrist
  2. a cake that is shaped like a yoyo, akin to a cookie sandwich, often purple and with a margarine filling and rolled in white sugar

Verb[edit]

yoyo

  1. to play with a yo-yo

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoyo m (plural yoyos)

  1. yo-yo

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoyo (plural yoyi)

  1. yo-yo

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoyo m (plural yoyos)

  1. yo-yo

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoyò

  1. yo-yo

Related terms[edit]