suck in


suck in

transitive verb

Definition of SUCK IN

1
:  dupe, hoodwink
2
:  to contract, flatten, and tighten (the abdomen) especially by inhaling deeply

Examples of SUCK IN

  1. <she was sucked in by a scam that was run by a shady outfit selling time-shares>

First Known Use of SUCK IN

1840

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