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sucking

verb
present participle of suck, informal + sometimes impolite

Synonyms & Antonyms of sucking

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 sucking was before the 12th century

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“Sucking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sucking. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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