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1tucker

noun tuck·er \ˈtə-kər\

Definition of TUCKER

1
:  a piece of lace or cloth in the neckline of a dress
2
:  one that tucks
3
chiefly Australian :  food

Examples of TUCKER

  1. <you can get some downright peculiar tucker deep in the outback>

First Known Use of TUCKER

1688

2tucker

transitive verb
tuck·eredtuck·er·ing \ˈtə-k(ə-)riŋ\

Definition of TUCKER

:  exhaust —often used with out <was all tuckered out after a long day's work>

Origin of TUCKER

obsolete English tuck to reproach + -er (as in 1batter)
First Known Use: 1833

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