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plucks

noun
plural of pluck

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or an instance of applying force on something so that it moves in the direction of the force
  • a quick pluck pulled the hair right out

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plucks

verb
present tense third-person singular of pluck

Synonyms of plucks (Entry 2 of 2)

to rob by the use of trickery or threats
  • the Internet opened up a whole new medium for con artists to pluck the gullible

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“Plucks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plucks. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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