Synonyms for suck

Synonyms for (noun) suck

Synonyms: suck, sucking, suction

Definition: the act of sucking

Similar words: uptake, consumption, ingestion, intake

Definition: the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)

Synonyms for (verb) suck

Synonyms: suck

Definition: draw into the mouth by creating a practical vacuum in the mouth

Usage: suck the poison from the place where the snake bit; suck on a straw; the baby sucked on the mother's breast

Similar words: imbibe, drink

Definition: take in liquids

Usage: The patient must drink several liters each day; The children like to drink soda


Synonyms: lactate, wet-nurse, breastfeed, suck, suckle, nurse, give suck

Definition: give suck to

Usage: The wetnurse suckled the infant; You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places

Similar words: feed, give

Definition: give food to

Usage: Feed the starving children in India; don't give the child this tough meat


Synonyms: suck

Definition: draw something in by or as if by a vacuum

Usage: Mud was sucking at her feet

Similar words: take out, draw

Definition: take liquid out of a container or well

Usage: She drew water from the barrel


Synonyms: suck, blow, go down on, fellate

Definition: provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation

Similar words: stimulate, stir, excite

Definition: stir feelings in

Usage: stimulate my appetite; excite the audience; stir emotions


Synonyms: suck

Definition: be inadequate or objectionable

Usage: this sucks!

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer


Synonyms: suck, suck in

Definition: attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.

Usage: The current boom in the economy sucked many workers in from abroad

Similar words: absorb, take in

Definition: suck or take up or in

Usage: A black star absorbs all matter