HyperDic: chuck

English > 7 senses of the word chuck:
NOUNfoodchuck, chow, eats, grubinformal terms for a meal
foodchuckthe part of a forequarter from the neck to the ribs and including the shoulder blade
artifactchucka holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill
VERBcontactchuck, tossthrow carelessly
possessionchuck, ditchthrow away
contactchuck, patpat or squeeze / squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin
bodychuck, vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw upeject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
chuck > pronunciation
Soundschah'k
Rhymesaeronautic ... Zanuck: 70 rhymes with ahk...
English > chuck: 7 senses > noun 1, food
Meaninginformal terms for a meal.
Synonymschow, eats, grub
BroaderfareThe food and drink that are regularly served or consumed
Spanishmanduca, manducatoria, pitanza
Catalanmanduca, pitança, teca
English > chuck: 7 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningThe part of a forequarter from the neck to the ribs and including the shoulder blade.
Part ofside of beefdressed half of a beef carcass
PartsbladeA cut of beef from the shoulder blade
shoulderA cut of meat including the upper joint of the foreleg
Broadercut of beefcut of meat from beef cattle
Spanishespalda, espaldilla, paletilla
Catalanespatlla, espatlló
English > chuck: 7 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill.
Part ofdrillA tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)
electric drillA rotating power drill powered by an electric motor
lathemachine tool for shaping metal or wood
Partsjawholding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object
Narrowercollet, collet chuckA cone-shaped chuck used for holding cylindrical pieces in a lathe
Broaderholding deviceA device for holding / holding something
Spanishportabrocas
English > chuck: 7 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningThrow carelessly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
ModelThe children chuck the ball
Example"chuck the ball"
Synonymtoss
BroaderthrowPropel through the air
Spanishtirar
English > chuck: 7 senses > verb 2, possession
Meaningthrow away.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"Chuck these old notes"
Synonymditch
Broaderabandonforsake, leave behind
Usage ofslang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacularA characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
Spanishdeshacerse, destruir, sacudirse, zafarse
Catalandesembarassar-se, desfer-se, espolsar-se
English > chuck: 7 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningpat or squeeze / squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin.
PatternSomebody ----s something PP
Synonympat
Broadercaress, fondletouch or stroke lightly in a loving or endearing manner
Spanishpalmotear
English > chuck: 7 senses > verb 4, body
MeaningEject the contents of the stomach through the mouth.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsvomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up
Broaderexcrete, egest, eliminate, passEliminate from the body
Oppositekeep downmanage not to throw up
Spanisharrojar, devolver, vomitar, vómito
Catalanperbocar, regurgitar, vomitar

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