Origin: ME ruke, a heap < ON hroki, a heap, pile; akin to hruga: see rick
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
Origin: prob. via dial. < ON hrukka
See ruck in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English ruke, heap
Origin: , probably of Scandinavian origin.
verb rucked, ruck·ing, rucks verb, transitive
Origin: Ultimately from Old Norse hrukka, wrinkle, fold; see sker-2 in Indo-European roots.
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