verb (used with object)
Origin of shuck1
OTHER WORDS FROM shuckshuck·er, noun
Words nearby shuck
Definition for shuck (2 of 2)
verb (used with object) Slang.
Origin of shuck2
Example sentences from the Web for shuck
Why is it so hard to shuck this notion that governments should cut spending and/or raise taxes in times of economic slack?Austerity’s Scottish Ghosts Haunt the Modern Economic Mind|Mark Blyth|May 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Shuck went on to become a drill sergeant and Gabe was assigned to a new handler.
Ultimately, Gabe was allowed to retire and was adopted by Shuck.
He went out, bending his steps towards Slippery Sam's—who, by the way, had latterly tried to exact the title of 'Mr. Shuck.'A Life's Secret|Mrs. Henry Wood
By the time the fire had consumed the shuck down to the last or inner layer, the corn was done, and it made most delicious eating.The Story of a Common Soldier of Army Life in the Civil War, 1861-1865|Leander Stillwell
A more than respectable diamond shone on his finger as he rolled a shuck cigarette.
I'd rather go on and shuck oysters like Pauline Isabel and her folks.Across the Fruited Plain|Florence Crannell Means
Four or five of us boys slept in one bed, and it was made of hewed logs with rope laced acrost it and a shuck mattress.Slave Narratives, Oklahoma|Various