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Spanish translation of “suck”

suck

verb /sak/
to draw liquid etc into the mouth
mamar , chupar , sorber
As soon as they are born , young animals learn to suck ( milk from their mothers ) She sucked up the lemonade through a straw .
to hold something between the lips or inside the mouth , as though drawing liquid from it
chupar ; sorber
I told him to take the sweet out of his mouth , but he just went on sucking He sucked the end of his pencil .
to pull or draw in a particular direction with a sucking or similar action
aspirar
The vacuum cleaner sucked up all the dirt from the carpet A plant sucks up moisture from the soil .
(American, slang ) to be awful , boring , disgusting etc
ser una mierda ; ser un rollazo ( aburrido )
Her singing sucks This job sucks .
sucker noun ( slang ) a person who is easily fooled or is stupid enough to do something
primo , tonto , imbécil
Who is the sucker who bought your car ?
a person or thing that sucks
chupador ; (bloodsucker) chupasangre
Are these insects bloodsuckers ?
an organ on an animal , eg an octopus , by which it sticks to objects
ventosa
An octopus has suckers on its tentacles .
a curved pad or disc (of rubber etc) that can be pressed on to a surface and stick there.
ventosa
a side shoot coming from the root of a plant .
chupón, mamón
suck up to phrasal verb ( slang ) to do or say things to please one’s boss etc for one’s own benefit
lamer el culo a alguien, hacer la pelotilla a alguien
They despise him because he’s always sucking up to the boss .
(Definition of suck from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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