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  Definition of suck
  1. the act of sucking
  2. 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. give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"
  4. take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister''s words"
  5. draw something in by or as if by a vacuum; "Mud was sucking at her feet"
  6. attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.; "The current boom in the economy sucked many workers in from abroad"
Similar Words: sucking, suction, breastfeed, bottle-feed, suckle, nurse, wet-nurse, lactate, give suck, absorb, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, draw, take in, take up, suck in

 

See Also: take in, sop up, suck in, take up, attract, pull, pull in, draw, draw in, aspirate

 

Hyponyms: wipe up, mop up, mop, blot, sponge up

 

Grouped Verbs: breastfeed, bottle-feed, suckle, nurse, wet-nurse, lactate, give suck

 

Derivational Morphology: suction, suck in, breastfeed, bottle-feed, suckle, nurse, wet-nurse, lactate, give suck, absorb, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, draw, take in, take up, sucking, sucker, lactation, suckling, nanny, nursemaid, nursing, breast feeding, nursery, baby's room, drinker, imbiber, toper, juicer, chump, fool, gull, mark, patsy, fall guy, soft touch, mug, absorption, soaking up, absorber

 

Anagrams: cusk

 

Language Translations:
Armenian: ծծել   Bulgarian: смуча  
Catalan: xuclar   Finnish: imeä  
French: sucer   German: saugen  
Hindi: चूसना   Italian: succhiare  
Korean: 빨다   Kurdish: mêjîn  
Latin: fellare   Norwegian: suge  
Polish: ssać   Portuguese: chupar  
Romanian: suge   Russian: сосать  
Slovak: cmúľať   Spanish: chupar  
Swedish: suga   Telugu: చీకు  
 
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