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chuck1 US English

Throw (something) carelessly or casually

chuck2 US English

Touch (someone) playfully or gently under the chin

chuck3 US English

A device for holding a workpiece in a lathe or a tool in a drill, typically having three or four jaws that move radially in and out

chuck4 US English

Food or provisions

chuck5 US English

Used as a friendly form of address

chuck6 US English

short for woodchuck.

chuck key US English

A small metal device for tightening the chuck of a drill so that it holds the drill bit securely

Berry, Chuck US English

(1926-), US rock-and-roll singer, guitarist, and songwriter; full name Charles Edward Berry. One of the first great rock-and-roll stars, his recording career was interrupted by a period of imprisonment 1962–64. Notable songs: “Maybellene” (1955), “Johnny B Goode” (1958), and “My Ding A Ling” (1972)

chuck wagon US English

A wagon with cooking facilities providing food on a ranch, worksite, or campsite

salt chuck US English

The sea, or an inlet of the sea that flows into a lake or river

Yeager, Chuck US English

(1923-), US pilot; full name Charles Elwood Yeager. He became the first person to break the sound barrier when he piloted the Bell X-1 rocket research aircraft at high altitude to a level-flight speed of 670 mph in 1947

chuck someone out in chuck1 US English

Force someone to leave a building

chuck-a-luck US English

A gambling game played with three dice

chuck it all in in chuck1 US English

Abandon a course of action or way of life, especially for another that is radically different

chuck it all in US English

Abandon a course of action or way of life, especially for another that is radically different

chuck someone out US English

Force someone to leave a building

chuck-will's-widow US English

A large nightjar native to eastern North America

upchuck US English

Vomit

chuck US Thesaurus

he chucked the letter onto the table

chuck English-Spanish

corte de carne vacuna del cuarto delantero

chuck in English-Spanish

dejar, mandar al diablo

chuck up English-Spanish

→ chuck in

chuck away English-Spanish

derrochar, despilfarrar, tirar

chuck out English-Spanish

tirar, botar AmL exc RPl

chuck it in the garbage in chuck English-Spanish

tíralo a la basura, bótalo a la basura AmL exc RPl

to chuck sb under the chin in chuck English-Spanish

darle* una palmadita en la barbilla a algn