mGrowOld

February 12th, 2013 at 10:08 PM ^

 

suck 

 (sk)

v. suckedsuck·ingsucks
v.tr.

1. To draw (liquid) into the mouth by movements of the tongue and lips that create suction.
2.

a. To draw in by establishing a partial vacuum: a cleaning device that sucks up dirt.
b. To draw in by or as if by a current in a fluid.
c. To draw or pull as if by suction: teenagers who are sucked into a life of crime.
3. To draw nourishment through or from: suck a baby bottle.
4. To hold, moisten, or maneuver (a sweet, for example) in the mouth.
5. Vulgar Slang To perform fellatio on.
v.intr.

1. To draw something in by or as if by suction: felt the drain starting to suck.
2. To draw nourishment; suckle.
3. To make a sound caused by suction.
4. Vulgar Slang To be disgustingly disagreeable or offensive.
n.

1. The act or sound of sucking.
2. Suction.
3. Something drawn in by sucking.

Phrasal Verbs:

suck in

To take advantage of; cheat; swindle.
suck up Slang

To behave obsequiously; fawn.

[Middle English suken, from Old English scan; see seu-2 in Indo-European roots.]

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suck [sʌk]

vb

1. (Life Sciences & Allied Applications / Physiology) to draw (a liquid or other substance) into the mouth by creating a partial vacuum in the mouth
2. to draw in (fluid, etc.) by or as if by a similar action plants suck moisture from the soil
3. (Life Sciences & Allied Applications / Physiology) to drink milk from (a mother's breast); suckle
4. (Life Sciences & Allied Applications / Physiology) (tr) to extract fluid content from (a solid food) to suck a lemon
5. (Life Sciences & Allied Applications / Physiology) (tr) to take into the mouth and moisten, dissolve, or roll around with the tongueto suck one's thumb
6. (tr; often foll by down, in, etc.) to draw by using irresistible force the whirlpool sucked him down
7. (Engineering / Mechanical Engineering) (intr) (of a pump) to draw in air because of a low supply level or leaking valves, pipes, etc.
8. (tr) to assimilate or acquire (knowledge, comfort, etc.)
9. (intr) Slang to be contemptible or disgusting
n

1. the act or an instance of sucking
2. something that is sucked, esp milk from the mother's breast
(Life Sciences & Allied Applications / Physiology)

give suck to to give (a baby or young animal) milk from the breast or udder
4. an attracting or sucking force the suck of the whirlpool was very strong
5. a sound caused by sucking
suck it and see Informal to try something to find out what it is, what it is like, or how it works See also suck insuck offsucks,suck up to

[Old English sūcan; related to Old Norse súga, Middle Dutch sūgen, Latin sūgere to suck, exhaust; see soak]
suckless  adj

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ThesaurusLegend:  Synonyms Related Words Antonyms
Noun 1. suck - the act of suckingsuck - the act of sucking                  

consumptioningestionintakeuptake - the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
Verb 1. suck - 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"

drinkimbibe - take in liquids; "The patient must drink several liters each day"; "The children like to drink soda"
 
breastfeedgive sucklactatewet-nursesucklenursesuck - give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"
 
suck insop uptake uptake in - take up as if with a sponge
  2. suck - draw something in by or as if by a vacuum; "Mud was sucking at her feet"

drawtake out - take liquid out of a container or well; "She drew water from the barrel"
  3. suck - attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.; "The current boom in the economy sucked many workers in from abroad"

take inabsorb - suck or take up or in; "A black star absorbs all matter"
  4. suck - be inadequate or objectionable; "this sucks!"

be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
  5. suck - provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation

excitestirstimulate - stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"
  6. suck - take in, also metaphoricallysuck - take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"

mopmop upwipe up - to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop; "Mop the hallway now"; "He mopped her forehead with a towel"
 
blot - dry (ink) with blotting paper
 
sponge up - absorb as if with a sponge; "sponge up the spilled milk on the counter"
 
suck indraw in - draw in as if by suction; "suck in your cheeks and stomach"
  7. suck - give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"

suck - 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"
 
feedgive - give food to; "Feed the starving children in India"; "don't give the child this tough meat"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
 

suck

verb

1. drinksipdrawsupsiphonquaffslurp They waited in silence and sucked their drinks through straws.
2. takedrawpullextract The air is sucked out by a high-powered fan.
3. (Informal) be very bad, be terrible, be awful, be dreadful, be foul, be very unpleasant The system sucks.
suck someone in or into something involve in, mix up in, draw into, implicate in the extent to which they have been sucked into a cycle of violence
suck up to someone (Informal) ingratiate yourself with, play up to (informal), curry favour with, flatter, pander to, toadybutter up, kiss someone's ass (U.S. & Canad. taboo slang)brown-nose (taboo slang), keep in with (informal), fawn on, truckle, lick someone's boots, dance attendance on, get on the right side of, worm yourself into (someone's) favour She kept sucking up to the teachers.

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

 

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suck

v suck [sak]

1 to draw liquid etc into the mouth As soon as they are born, young animals learn to suck (milk from their mothers); She sucked up the lemonade through a straw.
2 to hold something between the lips or inside the mouth, as though drawing liquid from it I told him to take the sweet out of his mouth, but he just went on sucking; He sucked the end of his pencil.
3 to pull or draw in a particular direction with a sucking or similar action The vacuum cleaner sucked up all the dirt from the carpet; A plant sucks up moisture from the soil.
4 (American) (slang) to be awful, boring, disgusting etc Her singing sucks; This job sucks.
n

an act of sucking I gave him a suck of my lollipop.
n sucker

1 (slang) a person who is easily fooled or is stupid enough to do something Who is the sucker who bought your car?
2 a person or thing that sucks Are these insects bloodsuckers?
3 an organ on an animal, eg an octopus, by which it sticks to objects.
4 a curved pad or disc (of rubber etc) that can be pressed on to a surface and stick there.
5 a side shoot coming from the root of a plant.
suck up to

(slang) to do or say things to please one's boss etc for one's own benefit They despise him because he's always sucking up to the boss.

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Davy_Baby9

February 12th, 2013 at 10:11 PM ^

This board is an entertaining read when Michigan isn't doing so well with all kinds of personal meltdowns.  The game isn't over yet.  Also, the season isn't over yet.  Most people thought we would go 2-2 in the last 4 games and we might end up going 1-3 instead.  OMG the world is ending!

CollegeFootball13

February 12th, 2013 at 10:15 PM ^

We can't make a fucking basket and they can't miss a fucking basket. We can't get a FUCKING CALL TO GO OUR WAY AND THEY CAN'T GET ONE TO GO AGAINST THEM. I'm about to turn this shit off I can't stand this.

Champ Kind

February 12th, 2013 at 10:15 PM ^

At least GR3 isn't in.  He should sit the rest of the game.  The team has already given up, so Coach B. should at least send a message.  I hope they are running sprints in practice instead of sitting in a circle sharing their feelings tomorrow.