suck in

verb
sucked in; sucking in; sucks in

Definition of suck in

transitive verb

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

Examples of suck in in a Sentence

she was sucked in by a scam that was run by a shady outfit selling time-shares

First Known Use of suck in

1840, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Cite this Entry

“Suck in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suck%20in. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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