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

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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 If this holiday season feels really sucky, take comfort in the fact that the holidays won’t always be this way. Jenny Mccoy, Glamour, "How to Prevent Holiday Depression This Year," 25 Nov. 2020 Cities are going to be a little bit more sucky in the next few years. The Atlantic, "Listen: Will the Restaurants Come Back?," 28 Apr. 2020 An Insulated Mug Regular plastic water bottles are a sucky choice for a hot drink. Joe Lindsey, Outside Online, "How to Assemble a Winter Cycling Kit—Without a Fat Bike," 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, "Could Detroit Lions take Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa? DraftWatch 2020 assesses the chances," 9 Dec. 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

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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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6 Dec 2020

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“Sucky.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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