Meaning of shiok in English:


Pronunciation /ˈʃiːɒk/


  • 1South East Asian (in Singapore English) very enjoyable or pleasing (used as a term of general approval)

    ‘a very shiok head massage’
    • ‘it was really shiok to just lay on the beach chairs with a book’
    • ‘Shiok, man! I feel good’
    1. 1.1(of food) very tasty; delicious.
      ‘it's super spicy but pretty shiok’
      • ‘a really satisfying and shiok meal’


From Malay syok ‘pleasing’.