verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM suckersuck·er·like, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH suckersuccor sucker
Words nearby sucker
Example sentences from the Web for sucker
Sucker," the young man taunted, "I should be fighting Patterson, not you.The Stacks: Harold Conrad Was Many Things, But He Was Never, Ever Dull|Mark Jacobson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Sucker of the soft gelatinous world, was himself soft and gelatinous.The Sea|Jules Michelet
Then Fish Hawk rose into the air to a point where his shadow fell exactly on the spot where Sucker lay.
So she ran for the fording place on Sucker Creek, which was a good half mile above the shack in which the stranger was living.The Country Beyond|James Oliver Curwood
British Dictionary definitions for sucker
- a strong shoot that arises in a mature plant from a root, rhizome, or the base of the main stem
- a short branch of a parasitic plant that absorbs nutrients from the host