HyperDic: suck_in

English > 3 senses of the expression suck in:
VERBconsumptionsuck in, take in, sop up, take uptake up as if with a sponge
weathersuck in, suckattract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.
contactsuck in, draw indraw in as if by suction
English > suck in: 3 senses > verb 1, consumption
Meaningtake up as if with a sponge.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymstake in, sop up, take up
Broaderconsume, ingest, take in, take, haveServe oneself to, or consume regularly
See alsosuckdraw into the mouth by creating a practical vacuum in the mouth
Spanishabsorber, chupar, sorber
English > suck in: 3 senses > verb 2, weather
Meaningattract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc..
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsuck
Broaderabsorb, take insuck or take up or in
Spanishchupar, tragar
Catalanxuclar
English > suck in: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningdraw in as if by suction.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"suck in your cheeks and stomach"
Synonymdraw in
Broaderhollow, hollow out, core outRemove the interior of
See alsosucktake in, also metaphorically
Similar toaspirate, draw out, suck outRemove as if by suction

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