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English Dictionary: suck by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
suck
n
  1. the act of sucking
    Synonym(s): sucking, suck, suction
v
  1. 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"
  2. draw something in by or as if by a vacuum; "Mud was sucking at her feet"
  3. attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.; "The current boom in the economy sucked many workers in from abroad"
    Synonym(s): suck, suck in
  4. be inadequate or objectionable; "this sucks!"
  5. provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation
    Synonym(s): fellate, suck, blow, go down on
  6. take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
    Synonym(s): absorb, suck, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, draw, take in, take up
  7. give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"
    Synonym(s): breastfeed, suckle, suck, nurse, wet-nurse, lactate, give suck
    Antonym(s): bottlefeed
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Suck \Suck\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sucked}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Sucking}.] [OE. suken, souken, AS. s[?]can, s[?]gan; akin to
      D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. s[?]gan, Icel. s[?]ga, sj[?]ga,
      Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf. {Honeysuckle}, {Soak},
      {Succulent}, {Suction}.]
      1. 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.
  
      2. 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.
  
      3. 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.
  
      4. To draw or drain.
  
                     Old ocean, sucked through the porous globe.
                                                                              --Thomson.
  
      5. To draw in, as a whirlpool; to swallow up.
  
                     As waters are by whirlpools sucked and drawn.
                                                                              --Dryden.
  
      {To suck in}, to draw into the mouth; to imbibe; to absorb.
           
  
      {To suck out}, to draw out with the mouth; to empty by
            suction.
  
      {To suck up}, to draw into the mouth; to draw up by suction
            or absorption.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Suck \Suck\, n.
      1. The act of drawing with the mouth.
  
      2. That which is drawn into the mouth by sucking;
            specifically, mikl drawn from the breast. --Shak.
  
      3. A small draught. [Colloq.] --Massinger.
  
      4. Juice; succulence. [Obs.]

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Suck \Suck\, v. i.
      1. To draw, or attempt to draw, something by suction, as with
            the mouth, or through a tube.
  
                     Where the bee sucks, there suck I.      --Shak.
  
      2. To draw milk from the breast or udder; as, a child, or the
            young of an animal, is first nourished by sucking.
  
      3. To draw in; to imbibe; to partake.
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