Definitions for Suckerˈsʌk ər
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chump, fool, gull, mark, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, mug(noun)
a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
a shoot arising from a plant's roots
a drinker who sucks (as at a nipple or through a straw)
flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws
lollipop, sucker, all-day sucker(noun)
hard candy on a stick
an organ specialized for sucking nourishment or for adhering to objects by suction
mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps
A person strongly attracted to something; -- usually used with for; as, he's a sucker for tall blondes.
To cheat or deceive (a gullible person); to make a sucker of (someone).
one who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere to other bodies
a suckling; a sucking animal
the embolus, or bucket, of a pump; also, the valve of a pump basket
a pipe through which anything is drawn
a small piece of leather, usually round, having a string attached to the center, which, when saturated with water and pressed upon a stone or other body having a smooth surface, adheres, by reason of the atmospheric pressure, with such force as to enable a considerable weight to be thus lifted by the string; -- used by children as a plaything
a shoot from the roots or lower part of the stem of a plant; -- so called, perhaps, from diverting nourishment from the body of the plant
any one of numerous species of North American fresh-water cyprinoid fishes of the family Catostomidae; so called because the lips are protrusile. The flesh is coarse, and they are of little value as food. The most common species of the Eastern United States are the northern sucker (Catostomus Commersoni), the white sucker (C. teres), the hog sucker (C. nigricans), and the chub, or sweet sucker (Erimyzon sucetta). Some of the large Western species are called buffalo fish, red horse, black horse, and suckerel
the hagfish, or myxine
a California food fish (Menticirrus undulatus) closely allied to the kingfish (a); -- called also bagre
a parasite; a sponger. See def. 6, above
a hard drinker; a soaker
a greenhorn; one easily gulled
a nickname applied to a native of Illinois
to strip off the suckers or shoots from; to deprive of suckers; as, to sucker maize
to form suckers; as, corn suckers abundantly
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Never give a sucker an even break.
There's a sucker born every minute.
The burden of the responsibility hit me like a sucker punch. This is a heavy responsibility.
That was pretty impressive. I got the sucker! (after killing a miserable fly during an interview)
We're like the stupid sucker, and we're not going to pay anymore for all this stuff anymore. Anybody who comes in, if I win, they're going back out.
Translations for Sucker
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- Blödmann, Absaugrohr, Säufer, Wurzelbrut, Dummkopf, Sauger, Volltrottel, Wurzelspross, Depp, Saugrohr, Saftsauger, Wurzelschössling, Saugerin, Naivling, Wurzeltrieb, BlutsaugerGerman
- μυζητήρας, κορόιδο, κοροϊδεύω, κοτύληGreek
- huijata, lonkero, hölmöFinnish
- suceur, pigeon, suceuse, pigeonnerFrench
- polpo, aspiratore, allocco, sanguisuga, succhiatore, capocchio, remora, ventosa, pompaItalian
- ventosa, chupador, sugador, otárioPortuguese
- сосу́н, лох, дурить, фраер, обдурить, присо́ска, простак, простофиля, сосу́нья, молокосос, сосуно́к, одурачить, дурачитьRussian
- pušioničar, naivac, budalaSerbo-Croatian
- narra, sugare, luraSwedish
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