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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges; A narrow flattened pleat or fold that is stitched in place; (sports) a bodily position adopted in some sports (such as diving or skiing) in which the knees are bent and the thighs are drawn close to

Usage examples (28)
  • tuck the fabric
  • It continued to make what it calls tuck-in investments -- small acquisitions that would not dilute the culture of the company.
  • "Berry good," says I. "You don't 'spect to hab your name tuck offen dem chu'ch books?"
  • They've tended to be relatively modest and small in nature, what I would call tuck-ins. for more
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