Definition of suck

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • suck is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 10
  • suck is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 10
  • suck is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 12

Definition of suck


  • give suck to (verb)

    Examples

    1. The wetnurse suckled the infant

    Synonyms

    1. breastfeed
    2. give suck
    3. lactate
    4. nurse
    5. suckle
    6. wet-nurse
  • provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. blow
    2. fellate
    3. go down on
  • the act of sucking (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. sucking
    2. suction
  • take in, also metaphorically (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. absorb
    2. draw
    3. imbibe
    4. soak up
    5. sop up
    6. suck up
    7. take in
    8. take up
  • be inadequate or objectionable (verb)

    Examples

    1. this sucks!

    Synonyms

    1. blow
  • attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc. (verb)

    Examples

    1. The current boom in the economy sucked many workers in from abroad

    Synonyms

    1. suck in
  • draw into the mouth by creating a practical vacuum in the mouth (verb)

    Examples

    1. suck the poison from the place where the snake bit
    2. suck on a straw
    3. the baby sucked on the mother's breast
  • draw something in by or as if by a vacuum (verb)

    Examples

    1. Mud was sucking at her feet

See definition of suck in Merriam Webster

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