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Synonyms for tuck

tuck in

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tuck into something

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tuck someone in

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(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

a narrow flattened pleat or fold that is stitched in place

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a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges

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fit snugly into

make a tuck or several folds in

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draw together into folds or puckers

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"Why, truly, thou didst not ask me, good master," quoth stout Tuck; "but what didst thou desire of me?"
Now listen, for next I will tell how Robin Hood compassed the happiness of two young lovers, aided by the merry Friar Tuck of Fountain Dale.
Having come to the ford, he girded up his robes about his loins, tucked his good broadsword beneath his arm, and stooped his back to take Robin upon it.
The Friar, also, tucked his robes more about him, showing a great, stout arm on which the muscles stood out like humps of an aged tree.
And at this sally the whole bad burst into a shout of laughter, in which Robin and Friar Tuck joined.
Wunst I had foteen dollars, but I tuck to specalat'n', en got busted out."
Well, Balum he tuck de money, en when he wuz in church he hear de preacher say dat whoever give to de po' len' to de Lord, en boun' to git his money back a hund'd times.
I went softly down to the kitchen which, tucked away so snugly underground, always seemed to me the heart and centre of the house.
"He tucked the lap robe round us, too," continued Emma Jane, in an ecstasy of reminiscence.
ISLAMABAD -- The residents of federal Capital Wednesday urged the authorities concerned to discourage the open sale of edible items being sold on tuck shops, playing havoc with the life of citizens.
Fort Myers, FL, November 28, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., is pleased to announce that Attorney Kaylee Tuck has joined the firm as an associate in the Real Estate and Land Use & Environmental Law Departments.
Pre Qualification: Tuck shop canteen pco Eligibility Criteria : TUCK SHOP CANTEEN PCO Document cost : INR 200 EMD value : INR 2000 Document Purchase Start date : 05 May 2018 Document Purchase End date : 15 Jun 2018 Opening date : 19 Jun 2018
When gorgeous Tuck Brady gives an emotional monologue describing exactly how Rainie feels about her lack of direction, she is convinced Tuck wrote that monologue for her.
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