Definition of suss in English:

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Pronunciation: /səs/
informal, chiefly British

verb (susss, sussing, sussed)

[with object]
Realize; grasp: he’s sussed it [with clause]: she sussed out right away that there was something fishy going on
More example sentences
  • After all, how boring would it be if scientists and Doctors had already sussed out what makes the mind tick?
  • He immediately susses that something is not quite cool with what Nicole is telling everyone.


1930s: abbreviation of suspect, suspicion.

Words that rhyme with suss

bus, buss, concuss, cuss, fuss, Gus, huss, muss, plus, pus, Russ, sus, thus, truss, us

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Syllabification: suss

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