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synonyms for shucks

  • discard
  • ditch
  • husk
  • jettison
  • peel
  • pod
  • remove
  • shed
  • shell
  • strip
  • worthless
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How to use shucks in a sentence

But Jim scoffed at this statement, declaring that hay kept as long as Skyrie had been closed wouldn't be "wuth shucks."
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Accordingly we were conducted thither and put to bed upon a pile of corn-shucks high up under the roof.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
He said it warn't no use talking, heathens don't amount to shucks alongside of pirates to work a camp-meeting with.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Why, he wouldn't amount to shucks here, even if he stayed a year.
FROM FARM TO FORTUNEHORATIO ALGER JR.
I ain't no great shucks as a entertainer, but I'll do what I can.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY
"Church ain't worth shucks," said Tom Sawyer, but it was better than school.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
If I could have had just a few tears on tap, with that hospital talk, and you boys being poor and orphans--shucks!
WELLS BROTHERSANDY ADAMS
There are also several barrels in this farm filled with corn shucks and hay for the minks to enter during cold weather.
BREEDING MINKS IN LOUISIANA FOR THEIR FURWILLIAM ANDRE ELFER
Of course I cannot ride my cobs, but I really don't care shucks about that.
THE EMERALD CITY OF OZL. FRANK BAUM
I says to her, ‘Shucks, but what’s the use of talking that way!
LADIES AND GENTLEMEN IRVIN S. (IRVIN SHREWSBURY) COBB
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WORDS RELATED TO SHUCKS

  • ah
  • ahem
  • alas
  • amen
  • boo
  • egad
  • er
  • exclamation
  • golly
  • hello
  • hey
  • hooray
  • huh
  • hurrah
  • jeepers
  • oh
  • oops
  • ouch
  • phew
  • phooey
  • pooh
  • psst
  • rah
  • shucks
  • ugh
  • um
  • whoopee
  • wow
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