Found 3 items, similar to suck.
English → Indonesian
cucut, isap, teguk
English → English
n : the act of sucking [syn: sucking
v 1: draw into the mouth by creating a practical vacuum in the
mouth; “suck the poison from the place where the snake
; “suck on a straw”
; “the baby sucked on the
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
[syn: suck in
4: take in, also metaphorically; “The sponge absorbs water
; “She drew strength from the minister's words”
, soak up
, sop up
, suck up
, take up
5: give suck to; “The wetnurse suckled the infant”
; “You cannot
nurse your baby in public in some places”
] [ant: bottlefeed
English → English
(s[u^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sucked
pr. & vb. n. Sucking
.] [OE. suken, souken, AS. s[=u]can,
s[=u]gan; akin to D. zuigen, G. saugen, OHG. s[=u]gan, Icel.
s[=u]ga, sj[=u]ga, Sw. suga, Dan. suge, L. sugere. Cf.
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
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.
5. To draw in, as a whirlpool; to swallow up.
As waters are by whirlpools sucked and drawn.
To suck in
, to draw into the mouth; to imbibe; to absorb.
To suck out
, to draw out with the mouth; to empty by
To suck up
, to draw into the mouth; to draw up by suction
, 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.
The crown had sucked too hard, and now, being full,
was like to draw less. --Bacon.
4. To be objectionable, of very poor quality, or offensive;
as, telemarketing calls really suck; he's a good actor,
but his singing sucks. [Colloq.]
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.]