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suck

verb
informal + sometimes impolite

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to be objectionable or unsatisfactory
  • it's amazing that a song that sucks so bad can be so popular

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The first known use of suck was before the 12th century

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“Suck.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suck. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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