tuck in

Definition of tuck in

:to make (someone, such as a child) secure in bed by tucking the edges of sheets, blankets, etc. under the mattress

Word by Word Definitions

tuck play
  1. : to push in the loose end of so as to hold tightly

  2. : to cover by tucking in bedclothes

  3. : to put into a snug often concealing or isolating place

  1. : a fold stitched into cloth to shorten, decorate, or control fullness

  2. : a cosmetic surgical operation for the removal of excess skin or fat from a body part

  3. : a body position (as in diving) in which the knees are bent, the thighs drawn tightly to the chest, and the hands clasped around the shins

  1. : a sound of or as if of a drumbeat

  1. : vigor, energy

  1. : rapier


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