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ducker

[duhk-er]
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noun
  1. a person or thing that ducks.

Origin of ducker

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at duck2, -er1
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Examples from the Web for ducker

Historical Examples

  • The three passed many delightful hours together at "Ducker."

    The Hill

    Horace Annesley Vachell

  • "He just simply won't go back into the house," said Mrs. Ducker.

    Anderson Crow, Detective

    George Barr McCutcheon

  • Ducker dashed into shelter so fast that he landed on General Ryrie's back.

  • Some acquaintances of ours have had a severe illness in their house, and have been using disinfectants made by Ducker, Blunt & Co.

  • And Mrs. Ducker calls to see Ma nearly every washday now, just when she's busiest, and so Pa has to sit and entertain her.

    Anderson Crow, Detective

    George Barr McCutcheon


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