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British English: /sʌk/
American English: /sək/

Translation of suck in German:

transitive verb

  • saugen (out of aus)
    lutschen (Bonbon)
    saugen an + Dat. (Pfeife)
    suck one's thumb suck an orange dry
    eine Apfelsine auslutschen
    suck somebody dry (extort all somebody's money)
    jemanden bis aufs Blut aussaugen
    (exhaust somebody) jemanden auslaugen

intransitive verb

  • 1
    suck at something
    an etwas Dat. saugen
    suck at a lollipop
    an einem Lutscher lecken
    einen Lolli lutschen
  • 2something sucks (esp. (American English) )
    etwas ist Scheiße [coarse]


  • have a suck at an ice lolly/at a straw
    an einem Eis lutschen/Strohhalm saugen od. ziehen

Phrasal verbs

suck down

transitive verb
in die Tiefe ziehen

suck in

transitive verb
in die Tiefe ziehen

suck off

transitive verb [vulgar]suck somebody off
jemandem einen ablutschen od. abkauen [vulgar]

suck under

transitive verb
in die Tiefe ziehen

suck up

transitive verb
aufsaugen (Staub, Feuchtigkeit)
(with a straw) (into a pipette) (by dredger, tubes, etc.)
intransitive verb suck up to somebody
jemandem in den Hintern kriechen [slang]

Definition of suck in:

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