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  1. tucknoun

    eatables (especially sweets)


  2. tucknoun

    (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 the chest


  3. tucknoun

    a narrow flattened pleat or fold that is stitched in place


  4. rapier, tuckverb

    a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges


  5. tuck, insertverb

    fit snugly into

    "insert your ticket into the slot"; "tuck your shirttail in"

    infix, introduce, slip in, sneak in, enter, stick in, gather, insert, enclose, pucker, inclose, put in

  6. tuckverb

    make a tuck or several folds in

    "tuck the fabric"; "tuck in the sheet"

    pucker, gather, insert

  7. gather, pucker, tuckverb

    draw together into folds or puckers

    assemble, garner, gain, amass, pucker, meet, conglomerate, accumulate, ruck up, gather, foregather, pile up, ruck, knit, collect, insert, pull together, get together, cumulate, cockle, crumple, rumple, forgather

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  1. Terry McAuliffe:

    We had Donald Trump here for four years. He drove Democratic turnout, donald Trump is not president anymore. ... It's going to be very close. It's going to be nip and tuck. This is going to be a battle. ... You bet it's going to be close.

  2. Lupita Nyong ` o:

    I was putting him to bed and told him that even when I'm old and gray and more wrinkly than I am now, I'll still love him and want to tuck him in, and he asked why I have wrinkles, and I said, 'Well, I hope some of them are from laughing so much.' And he touched my face and said, 'You're not old, you're just happy.'.

  3. Chris Mellor:

    Norfolk Area corner Yvonne Blake said.But because of Norfolk Area corner Yvonne Blake family history with DVT, doesnt that make Norfolk Area corner Yvonne Blake out of the range of the average patient ? She was out for three hours having multiple procedures. MODEL HAD BREAST IMPLANTS REMOVED AFTER BODY BEGAN REJECTING THEM Blake suggested that it may have been more appropriate for Ms Harvey to have the drugs due to Ms Harvey tummy tuck which would have reduced Ms Harvey mobility while Ms Harvey recovered, making a blood clot more likely. Chris Mellor, representing Transform, said that guidelines about the prescribing of anticoagulant drugs were not firm rules. Whilst there are guidelines, they are not necessarily guidelines that apply to this particular type of surgery.

  4. Chief Executive Greg Brown:

    While it's what I would call a 'tuck-in' acquisition, it will be very valuable to us as we bring it to our customers.

  5. Eric Levy:

    This is truer today more than ever given how Covid-19 is reshuffling financial demands and priorities, people only have so much they can tuck away for tomorrow so prioritization is key when thinking through where each dollar from your paycheck will go -- be it toward your health care, retirement plan or emergency savings.

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  • دسArabic
  • pliegueSpanish
  • sovittaa, istua, laittaa, ommella käänteitä, piilottaa, mennä kerälle, sopia, pistääFinnish
  • trusScottish Gaelic
  • incastrarsi, infilare, ripiegare, rannicchiarsi, cucire le pieghe, rimboccare, pieghettare, adattarsi, incastrareItalian
  • humeMāori
  • засучи́ть, подверну́ть, засу́нуть, подвора́чивать, засо́вывать, засу́чивать, складкаRussian

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