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synonyms for tuck

  • insert
  • pinch
  • wrap
  • constrict
  • contract
  • enfold
  • gather
  • hem
  • plait
  • pleat
  • push
  • seam
  • swaddle
  • draw together
  • make snug
  • put in
  • squeeze in
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antonyms for tuck

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  • expand
  • let go
  • spread
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How to use tuck in a sentence

First flipSecond flipBiles said she chose to flip in a piked position, rather than a tuck, because it is easier for her to grab her legs.
YURCHENKO AND BEYOND: THE ORIGINS OF SIMONE BILES’S REVOLUTIONARY VAULTEMILY GIAMBALVOJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Even in the 1980s, Yurchenko attempted double tucks when she vaulted over stacked mats into the pit.
YURCHENKO AND BEYOND: THE ORIGINS OF SIMONE BILES’S REVOLUTIONARY VAULTEMILY GIAMBALVOJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
First flip Second flip Biles said she chose to flip in a piked position, rather than a tuck, because it is easier for her to grab her legs.
YURCHENKO AND BEYOND: THE ORIGINS OF SIMONE BILES’S REVOLUTIONARY VAULTEMILY GIAMBALVOJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Pre-pandemic, Cassileth says business was good as patients had more disposable income, and were excited to do popular procedures like liposuction, breast implants, and tummy tucks.
THE ZOOM EFFECT: WHY PLASTIC SURGERY AND COSMETIC PROCEDURES MIGHT BE MORE POPULAR BECAUSE OF THE PANDEMICRACHEL KINGOCTOBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
And, old ink pot, tuck a horse blanket under my chin, and rub me down with brickbats while I feed!
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I pick up the newspaper that had fallen under the seat, spread it over his legs, and tuck the ends underneath.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
It is to guard against this that so many of his compatriots tuck their napkins in at their necks.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, NOVEMBER 4, 1914VARIOUS
I jist seed squeamishin' parties lookin' fer sumpin' ter eat, an' I'se hyard dat dey tuck ever'thing dey comes 'crost.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
Ive seen a lot of booze-fighters, and helped tuck some of them underground, but I never saw any rum hound just like this guy.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
I don't think you've grown much, Francie—and oh, by-the-bye, I believe there's a tuck that could be let down.'
ROBIN REDBREASTMARY LOUISA MOLESWORTH
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WORDS RELATED TO TUCK

  • astringe
  • choke
  • circumscribe
  • clench
  • compress
  • concentrate
  • condense
  • confine
  • constringe
  • contract
  • cramp
  • curb
  • draw together
  • limit
  • narrow
  • pinch
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • shrink
  • squeeze
  • strangle
  • strangulate
  • tauten
  • tense
  • tighten
  • tuck
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