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Meaning of TUCKER

Pronunciation:  'tukur, 'tukur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a detachable yoke of linen or lace worn over the breast of a low-cut dress
  2. [n]  a sewer who tucks
  3. [n]  United States vaudevillian (born in Russia) noted for her flamboyant performances (1884-1966)
  4. [n]  United States anarchist influential before World War I (1854-1939)
  5. [v]  wear out completely; "This kind of work exhausts me"; "I'm beat"; "He was all washed up after the exam"

TUCKER is a 6 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: beat, Benjamin Ricketson Tucker, exhaust, Sophie Tucker, tucker out, wash up
 See Also: anarchist, fag, fag out, fatigue, frazzle, jade, nihilist, outwear, play, sewer, syndicalist, tire, tire out, vaudevillian, wear, wear down, wear out, wear upon, weary, yoke



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Tuck"er\, n. [Cf. {Tuck}, n., 5.]
    Daily food; meals; also, food in general. [Slang or Colloq.]
          Tobacco, matches, and tucker, the latter comprising
          almost anything within the province of food. --C. L.
  2. \Tuck"er\, n.
    1. One who, or that which, tucks; specifically, an instrument
       with which tuck are made.
    2. A narrow piece of linen or the like, folded across the
       breast, or attached to the gown at the neck, forming a
       part of a woman's dress in the 17th century and later.
    3. [See {Tuck}, v. t., 4.] A fuller. [Prov. Eng.]
  3. \Tuck"er\, v. t.
    To tire; to weary; -- usually with out. [Colloq. U. S.]