What does SUCK mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sucking, suck, suction(verb)

    the act of sucking

  2. suck(verb)

    draw into the mouth by creating a practical vacuum in the mouth

    "suck the poison from the place where the snake bit"; "suck on a straw"; "the baby sucked on the mother's breast"

  3. suck(verb)

    draw something in by or as if by a vacuum

    "Mud was sucking at her feet"

  4. suck, suck in(verb)

    attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.

    "The current boom in the economy sucked many workers in from abroad"

  5. suck(verb)

    be inadequate or objectionable

    "this sucks!"

  6. fellate, suck, blow, go down on(verb)

    provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation

  7. absorb, suck, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, draw, take in, take up(verb)

    take in, also metaphorically

    "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"

  8. breastfeed, suckle, suck, nurse, wet-nurse, lactate, give suck(verb)

    give suck to

    "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"

Wiktionary

  1. suck(Noun)

    A weak, self-pitying person; a person who won't go along, especially out of spite; a crybaby or sore loser.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  2. suck(Noun)

    A sycophant, especially a child.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  3. suck(Verb)

    To use the mouth and lips to pull in (a liquid, especially milk from the breast).

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  4. suck(Verb)

    To perform such an action; to feed from a breast or teat.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  5. suck(Verb)

    To put the mouth or lips to (a breast, a mother etc.) to draw in milk.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  6. suck(Verb)

    To extract, draw in (a substance) from or out of something.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  7. suck(Verb)

    To work the lips and tongue on (an object) to extract moisture or nourishment; to absorb (something) in the mouth.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  8. suck(Verb)

    To pull (something) in a given direction, especially without direct contact.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  9. suck(Verb)

    To perform fellatio.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

  10. suck(Verb)

    To be inferior or objectionable: a general term of disparagement, sometimes used with at to indicate a particular area of deficiency.

    Etymology: souken, from sucan, from sūganan, from seug-. Akin to sugan "to suck", sugan "to suck" ( saugen), socian "to cause to suck up, soak". More at soak.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suck(verb)

    to draw, as a liquid, by the action of the mouth and tongue, which tends to produce a vacuum, and causes the liquid to rush in by atmospheric pressure; to draw, or apply force to, by exhausting the air

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  2. Suck(verb)

    to draw liquid from by the action of the mouth; as, to suck an orange; specifically, to draw milk from (the mother, the breast, etc.) with the mouth; as, the young of an animal sucks the mother, or dam; an infant sucks the breast

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  3. Suck(verb)

    to draw in, or imbibe, by any process resembles sucking; to inhale; to absorb; as, to suck in air; the roots of plants suck water from the ground

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  4. Suck(verb)

    to draw or drain

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  5. Suck(verb)

    to draw in, as a whirlpool; to swallow up

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  6. Suck(verb)

    to draw, or attempt to draw, something by suction, as with the mouth, or through a tube

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  7. Suck(verb)

    to draw milk from the breast or udder; as, a child, or the young of an animal, is first nourished by sucking

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  8. Suck(verb)

    to draw in; to imbibe; to partake

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  9. Suck(noun)

    the act of drawing with the mouth

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  10. Suck(noun)

    that which is drawn into the mouth by sucking; specifically, mikl drawn from the breast

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  11. Suck(noun)

    a small draught

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

  12. Suck(noun)

    juice; succulence

    Etymology: [OE. suken, souken, AS. scan, sgan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. sgan, Icel. sga, sjga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. Honeysuckle, Soak, Succulent, Suction.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Suck

    suk, v.t. to draw in with the mouth: to draw milk from with the mouth: to imbibe: to drain.—v.i. to draw with the mouth: to draw the breast: to draw in.—n. act of sucking: milk drawn from the breast: (slang) a short drink, esp. a dram of spirits.—n. Suck′er, one who, or that which, sucks, a sucking-pig: one of various kinds of fish: the organ by which an animal adheres to other bodies: the piston of a suction-pump: a shoot rising from a subterranean stem: a leather disc to the middle of which a string is attached, used by children as a toy: a parasite, toady, sponge: a hard drinker: (U.S.) a native of Illinois.—v.t. to strip off suckers from: to provide with suckers.—n. Suck′et, a sugar-plum.—adj. Suck′ing, still nourished by milk: young and inexperienced.—ns. Suck′ing-bot′tle, a bottle of milk used for infants as a substitute for the breast; Suck′ing-fish, a name sometimes given to the Remora or Echineis, which has a dorsal sucker, and to other fishes which have a sucker formed by the union of the ventral fins, as the Lumpsucker.—Suck in, to draw in, imbibe, absorb (n. a fraud); Suck out, to draw out with the mouth; Suck the monkey (see Monkey); Suck up, to draw up into the mouth. [A.S. súcan, súgan; Ger. saugen.]

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How to say SUCK in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SUCK in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SUCK in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of SUCK in a Sentence

  1. Jakaya Kikwete:

    They said: 'If you take this girl to the hospital, if she gets an injection, then that jinni (spirit)... will... suck all her blood'.

  2. Alessia Cara:

    I will not let everything I’ve worked for be diminished by people taking offence[sic] to my accomplishments and feeling the need to tell me how much I suck. here’s something fun! I’ve been thinking I suck since I was old enough to know what sucking meant. I’ve beat u to it. And that’s why this means a lot to me.

  3. Peter Fuhrman:

    If you're the nervous investors that took Focus Media private for a couple of billion in the U.S., if you're a delivery company and you need money to buy airplanes, you can't wait for two, three or five years, you gotta suck it up and pay the money.

  4. Katherine Russ:

    I decided to suck it up and take a bus.

  5. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    Frankly, I thought that Jeb was going to just suck all the air out of the room and it just hasn't happened.

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