One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1(in Singapore) 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’as exclamation ‘Shiok, man! I feel good’
- 1.1 (of food) very tasty; delicious.‘it's super spicy but pretty shiok’‘a really satisfying and shiok meal’
- 1.1 (of food) very tasty; delicious.
From Malay syok ‘pleasing’.
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