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Definition of Sucker
Sucker Suck"er, v. i.
To form suckers; as, corn suckers abundantly.
SuckerSucker Suck"er (s[u^]k"[~e]r), n.
1. One who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by
which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere
to other bodies.
2. A suckling; a sucking animal. --Beau. & Fl.
3. The embolus, or bucket, of a pump; also, the valve of a
pump basket. --Boyle.
4. A pipe through which anything is drawn.
5. A small piece of leather, usually round, having a string
attached to the center, which, when saturated with water
and pressed upon a stone or other body having a smooth
surface, adheres, by reason of the atmospheric pressure,
with such force as to enable a considerable weight to be
thus lifted by the string; -- used by children as a
6. (Bot.) A shoot from the roots or lower part of the stem of
a plant; -- so called, perhaps, from diverting nourishment
from the body of the plant.
(a) Any one of numerous species of North American
fresh-water cyprinoid fishes of the family
Catostomid[ae]; so called because the lips are
protrusile. The flesh is coarse, and they are of
little value as food. The most common species of the
Eastern United States are the northern sucker
(Catostomus Commersoni), the white sucker (C.
teres), the hog sucker (C. nigricans), and the
chub, or sweet sucker (Erimyzon sucetta). Some of
the large Western species are called buffalo fish,
red horse, black horse, and suckerel.
(b) The remora.
(c) The lumpfish.
(d) The hagfish, or myxine.
(e) A California food fish (Menticirrus undulatus)
closely allied to the kingfish
(a); -- called also bagre.
8. A parasite; a sponger. See def. 6, above.
They who constantly converse with men far above
their estates shall reap shame and loss thereby; if
thou payest nothing, they will count thee a sucker,
no branch. --Fuller.
9. A hard drinker; a soaker. [Slang]
10. A greenhorn; one easily gulled. [Slang, U.S.]
11. A nickname applied to a native of Illinois. [U. S.]
Carp sucker, Cherry sucker, etc. See under Carp,
Sucker fish. See Sucking fish, under Sucking.
Sucker rod, a pump rod. See under Pump.
Sucker tube (Zo["o]l.), one of the external ambulacral
tubes of an echinoderm, -- usually terminated by a sucker
and used for locomotion. Called also sucker foot. See
Spatangoid. SuckerSucker Suck"er, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Suckered; p. pr. & vb.
To strip off the suckers or shoots from; to deprive of
suckers; as, to sucker maize.
Meaning of Sucker from wikipedia
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in zoology refers
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of an animal. It acts as an adhesion device
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is a 2011 American dystopian fantasy steampunk action thriller
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- Catostomidae, commonly known
a fish species
of the genus
Hypostomus, often called sucker
fish Chinese sucker
fish (Beaufortia kweichowensis)...
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(American English), also known
as a coward
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(French: Le Corniaud, French
pronunciation: [lə kɔʁˈnjo]) is a French, Italian
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- A sucker
rod is a steel
rod, typically between
25 and 30 feet (7 to 9 meters) in length, and threaded
at both ends, used in the oil industry
to join together...
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, common sucker
, and mullet. The white sucker
is often confused
with the longnose sucker
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