Definitions for ruckrʌk

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ruck, herd(noun)

    a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things

    "his brilliance raised him above the ruck"; "the children resembled a fairy herd"

  2. pucker, ruck(verb)

    an irregular fold in an otherwise even surface (as in cloth)

  3. pucker, ruck, ruck up(verb)

    become wrinkled or drawn together

    "her lips puckered"

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ruck(noun)

    a roc

  2. Ruck

    to draw into wrinkles or unsightly folds; to crease; as, to ruck up a carpet

  3. Ruck(verb)

    a wrinkle or crease in a piece of cloth, or in needlework

  4. Ruck(verb)

    to cower; to huddle together; to squat; to sit, as a hen on eggs

  5. Ruck(noun)

    a heap; a rick

  6. Ruck(noun)

    the common sort, whether persons or things; as, the ruck in a horse race

  7. Origin: [Icel. hrukka. Cf. Ruck, v. t.]


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