\ ˈsə-kē How to pronounce sucky (audio) \
suckier; suckiest

Definition of sucky

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Examples of sucky in a Sentence

I'm tired of driving around in a sucky car that is always breaking down.
Recent Examples on the Web Even snub-nosed, blood-sucky vampire bats have some endearing traits. Aj Willingham, CNN, "Wildfire helpers, a famous cat and some adorable costumes," 2 Nov. 2019 His friends seem more sucky than him for most of the film. Alissa Wilkinson, Vox, "Ari Aster on his new film Midsommar: “I keep telling people I want it to be confusing”," 2 July 2019 Good sign or not, one thing is clear: Morning sickness can be a truly sucky experience. Korin Miller, SELF, "Is It True That Morning Sickness Means Something Good During Pregnancy?," 10 Jan. 2019 Case in point: While vacationing in Bali with her family for the last week, Chrissy has taken a break from calling out Thomas Markle on his sucky shenanigans and live-tweeting an earthquake to start a lowkey beauty series called Headband of the Day. Krystyna Chávez, Marie Claire, "Chrissy Teigen's Headband of The Day Is the Best Thing on Instagram," 9 Aug. 2018 Outlook combines really poor calendar management with a sucky email experience, leaving death by therapeutic chocolate as the last remaining line of treatment. Ars Staff, Ars Technica, "Inbox zero and the search for the perfect email client," 13 May 2018 Look at a picture of Mars: that is a really sucky planet compared to Earth! Time, "Meet the Founder of Impossible Foods, Whose Meat-Free Burgers Could Transform the Way We Eat," 23 Apr. 2018 This morning was just the frosting on the sucky stress cupcake. Ellie Delano, Woman's Day, "When The Universe Sends You A Message, You Should Listen," 12 Mar. 2013 For all the sucky things that 2017 has brought us, one of the silver linings has been celebrities like Jennifer Aniston and Ariel Winter pushing back against the idea that their bodies and choices are up for debate. Rachel Nussbaum, Glamour, "Sarah Hyland Just Shut Down Plastic Surgery Rumors in the Best Way," 2 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of sucky

1984, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sucky was in 1984

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21 Nov 2019

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“Sucky.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 21 November 2019.

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