stuck with

Saddled or burdened with; also, unable to get rid of. For example, Once again Dean was stuck with the check for all of the dinner guests, or She's my sister-in-law so I'm stuck with her. [Mid-1800s]


Nearby words

  1. stucco,
  2. stuccowork,
  3. stuck,
  4. stuck for, be,
  5. stuck on, be,
  6. stuck-up,
  7. stuckism,
  8. stud,
  9. stud bolt,
  10. stud book

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