HyperDic: shuck

English > 3 senses of the word shuck:
VERBchangeshuckremove from the shell
changeshuckremove the shucks from
NOUNsubstanceshuck, chaff, husk, stalk, straw, stubblematerial consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
shuck > pronunciation
Soundsshah'k
Rhymesaeronautic ... Zanuck: 70 rhymes with ahk...
English > shuck: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
Meaningmaterial consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds.
Synonymschaff, husk, stalk, straw, stubble
Narrowerbranbroken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting
Broaderplant material, plant substancematerial derived from plants
Spanishbarcia, cascabillo, cáscara, gluma, paja
Catalanboll
Verbsshuckremove the shucks from
English > shuck: 3 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningRemove from the shell.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"shuck oysters"
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Catalandesembeinar
English > shuck: 3 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningRemove the shucks from.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"shuck corn"
Broaderremove, take, take away, withdrawRemove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Catalandesembeinar
Nounsshuckmaterial consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

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