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

Definition of sucky


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 There's the person voted out right before the merge — another super sucky spot to go since the entire game can be flipped on its head the day after you were voted out. Dalton Ross,, 11 Nov. 2021 But hey, at least their sucky season earned them a high draft pick, and Klay will be back! Scott Ostler, San Francisco Chronicle, 11 Apr. 2021 If this holiday season feels really sucky, take comfort in the fact that the holidays won’t always be this way. Jenny Mccoy, Glamour, 25 Nov. 2020 Cities are going to be a little bit more sucky in the next few years. The Atlantic, 28 Apr. 2020 An Insulated Mug Regular plastic water bottles are a sucky choice for a hot drink. Joe Lindsey, Outside Online, 6 Feb. 2020 Still, the last few spots are the hardest the climb, and there’s no guarantee the Giants, who need two wins in their final three games for the Lions to move to No. 2, Dolphins and Washington will all sustain their sucky ways. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, 9 Dec. 2019 His friends seem more sucky than him for most of the film. Alissa Wilkinson, Vox, 2 July 2019 Good sign or not, one thing is clear: Morning sickness can be a truly sucky experience. Korin Miller, SELF, 10 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of sucky

1984, in the meaning defined above

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“Sucky.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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