tuck Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “tuck” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "tuck" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

tuckverb [T usually + adv/prep]

uk   us   /tʌk/

tuck verb [T usually + adv/prep] (TIDY)

to ​push a ​loose end of a ​piece of ​clothing or ​material into a ​particularplace or ​position, ​especially to make it ​tidy or ​comfortable: Should I tuck my ​shirt into my ​trousers? He tucked the ​bottom of the ​sheet under the ​mattress.

tuck verb [T usually + adv/prep] (STORE SAFELY)

to put something into a ​safe or ​convenientplace: Tuck ​yourgloves inyourpocket so that you don't ​lose them. She had a ​doll tucked under her ​arm. Eventually I ​found the ​certificate tucked under a ​pile of ​oldbills. Tuck ​yourchair in (= put it so that the ​seat of it is under the ​table) so that no one ​trips over it.

tuck verb [T usually + adv/prep] (BODY)

to ​holdpart of ​yourbody in a ​particularposition: Stand up ​straight, tuck ​yourtummy in and tuck ​yourbottom under. She ​sat with her ​legs tucked under her.

tuck verb [T usually + adv/prep] (HIDDEN)

be tucked (away) to be in a ​place that is ​hidden or where few ​people go: Tucked along/down this ​alley are some ​beautifuloldhouses. A ​group of ​tinybrickhouses is tucked away behind the ​factory.


uk   us   /tʌk/

tuck noun (FOLD)

[C] a ​narrowfoldsewn into something, ​especially a ​piece of ​material, either for ​decoration or to ​changeitsshape


[C] an ​operation to ​removeunwantedfat from a ​part of the ​body: a ​tummy tuck

tuck noun (FOOD)

[U] UK old-fashioned child's word food, ​especiallysweets and ​cakes: a tuck ​shop
See also
(Definition of tuck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "tuck" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

tuckverb [T always + adv/prep]

 us   /tʌk/

tuck verb [T always + adv/prep] (MAKE TIGHT)

to ​push the ​endsclothing or ​materialtightly into ​place: He tucked the ​sheet under the ​mattress. [M] Richard ​needs to tuck in his ​shirt. If you tuck ​part of ​yourbody, you ​hold it in a ​particularposition: She ​sat with her ​legs tucked under her. [M] Tuck ​yourtummy in.

tuck verb [T always + adv/prep] (STORE SAFELY)

to put something into a ​safe or ​convenientplace: She tucked her ​doll under her ​arm. I ​found the ​pictures tucked away in a ​box.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of tuck from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de tuck
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día


stylish and fashionable

Palabra del día

Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
October 01, 2015
A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

Aprende más 

dolla noun
dolla noun
September 28, 2015
slang money Can I have some dolla?

Aprende más