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Then they continue to prick the body, and, as they say, they draw off or suck out the humors until the body is left dry.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The child, who teaches its grandmother to suck eggs, commits a venial fault in comparison.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
They seize the former so dexterously by the neck that they always master them; the crocodile eggs they suck.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
If the young elephant had once been used to suck with his mouth, how could he lose that habit the remainder of his life?
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
She is supposed to be a sort of spiritual vampyre, and to suck the life out of infants and young people.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
He's that fond of meat, though it does make him pull out his feathers to suck the quills.
MASTERPIECES OF MYSTERY, VOL. 1 (OF 4)VARIOUS
Malayan exorcists still expel demons while they suck the blood from a decapitated fowl.
MYTHS OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIADONALD A. MACKENZIE
Some children will rub the lobule of the ear, others will suck their fingers, or will stimulate their mouths in other ways.
THE SEXUAL LIFE OF THE CHILDALBERT MOLL
The turtle said, “Insects bite me, but I will help you if I shall be given protection from insects which suck my blood.”
PRAIRIE SMOKE (SECOND EDITION, REVISED)MELVIN RANDOLPH GILMORE
Prithee, now, how many such butterflies as you suck here together on the thistle-head of royalty?
THE SAINT'S TRAGEDYCHARLES KINGSLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SUCK

  • bleed
  • drain
  • draw off
  • elicit
  • empty
  • evince
  • evoke
  • exhaust
  • express
  • extort
  • extract
  • fleece
  • impose on
  • let out
  • press
  • pump
  • siphon
  • suck
  • take advantage
  • take out
  • use
  • wring
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