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Definition of Suckers
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 Suckers from wikipedia
, a 1972 ****ploitation film directed
by Stu Segall Suckers
(film), a 1999 comedy-drama film directed
by Roger Nygard Sucker
, a 2011 horror...
- make 'em." – Director
Stu Segall recalling
of The Suckers
. The Suckers
in 35 mm over the course
days, in the Bronson...
- cl****es of suckers
"bothridia" for true suckers
, and "bothria" for false suckers
. In digeneal flukes there
an oral sucker
at the mouth...
limbs. Generally, arms have suckers along
most of their
length, as opposed
to tentacles, which
only near their
- Love Is for Suckers
is the fifth studio album
by the heavy metal
Sister. It was released
by Atlantic Records
13, 1987, with the...
shoots. Suckers arising
from an unwanted
can be controlled
with herbicides, killing
plant, including suckers
and roots. Hickey...
- pla**** on HBO and Cinemax. Sucker
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- Razor Digital
- Generally, white suckers
streams, rivers, and lakes
in the Midwest
and East Coast
of the United
States. The white sucker
is also relatively...
- A sucker punch
(American English), also known
as a dog shot, coward
punch, king hit or one-punch attack
(Australian English) or cold-**** (American English)...
- use suction
to hold onto larger marine animals
the family Catostomidae
fish found mostly
in North America
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