noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of.
- fall guy
- soft touch
Words that Rhyme with Sucker
Example sentences of the word sucker
1. Noun, singular or mass
These sink to the bottom of the tank, where the sucker fish prefer to eat.
Quotes containing the word sucker
1. If your goal is to make money, becoming an entrepreneur is a sucker's bet. Sure, some entrepreneurs make a lot of money, but if you calculate the amount of stress-inducing work and time it takes and multiply that by the low likelihood of success and eventual payoff, it is not a great way to get rich.
- Eric Ries
2. I think that different pleasures work for different readers - a friend of mine won't read anything that's not a cardiovascular sort of page-turner. I tend to care less about plot, but I'm a sucker for humor and strangeness.
- Karen Russell
3. And there was that poor sucker Flaubert rolling around on his floor for three days looking for the right word.
- Dorothy Parker
noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] a shoot arising from a plant's roots.
noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] an organ specialized for sucking nourishment or for adhering to objects by suction.
noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] a drinker who sucks (as at a nipple or through a straw).
noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps.
- buffalo fish
- hog sucker
- redhorse sucker
- family Catostomidae
- Hypentelium nigricans
- take away
noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws.
noun. ['ˈsʌkɝ'] hard candy on a stick.