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English definition of “duck”


noun [C] (PERSON)    /dʌk/ (also ducks) UK old-fashioned informal
a friendly way of talking to someone you like: [as form of address] Come and sit beside me, duck.Friendly and unfriendly terms of address
(Definition of duck noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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