- to compress and pull inward
to suck in one's belly
- to take advantage of; swindle, etc.
- to respond to hardship, pain, etc. calmly and without complaint
- to flatter or fawn (on) ingratiatingly
Other Word Forms of Suck
Origin of Suck
Middle English suken from Old English sūcan seuə-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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