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duck

Synonyms and Antonyms of duck

a member of the human race
  • Her coworkers regard her as something of an odd duck.
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son of man

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duck

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1 to get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery
  • They managed to duck the issue.
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fight shy of, keep clear of, stay clear of, steer clear of

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2 to move suddenly aside or to and fro
  • Duck behind a pillar before they see us!
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3 to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • ducked his head underwater
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