Definitions for "Sucker"
One who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere to other bodies.
A small piece of leather, usually round, having a string attached to the center, which, when saturated with water and pressed upon a stone or other body having a smooth surface, adheres, by reason of the atmospheric pressure, with such force as to enable a considerable weight to be thus lifted by the string; -- used by children as a plaything.
A shoot from the roots or lower part of the stem of a plant; -- so called, perhaps, from diverting nourishment from the body of the plant.
Any one of numerous species of North American fresh-water cyprinoid fishes of the family Catostomidæ; so called because the lips are protrusile. The flesh is coarse, and they are of little value as food. The most common species of the Eastern United States are the northern sucker (Catostomus Commersoni), the white sucker (C. teres), the hog sucker (C. nigricans), and the chub, or sweet sucker (Erimyzon sucetta). Some of the large Western species are called buffalo fish, red horse, black horse, and suckerel.
A California food fish (Menticirrus undulatus) closely allied to the kingfish (a); -- called also bagre.
flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws
A greenhorn; someone easily cheated, gulled, or deceived.
To cheat or deceive (a gullible person); to make a sucker of (someone).
a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
Keywords:  drinker, soaker, straw, nipple, hard
A hard drinker; a soaker.
a drinker who sucks (as at a nipple or through a straw)
Keywords:  suckling, piglet, dam, young, animal
A suckling; a sucking animal.
young piglet of any sex suckling its dam.
Keywords:  lumpfish
The lumpfish.
Keywords:  hagfish, myxine
The hagfish, or myxine.
Keywords:  unweaned, lamb
an unweaned lamb.
Keywords:  loser, win, decent, genuine, chance
Refers to a horse which has the ability to win races but fails to go through with its run when faced with the prospect of taking the lead.
A player who thinks he knows how to play but really has no chance of winning.
a player who has lots of cash, but lacks the basic skills to win a decent game of cards. The sucker is a genuine loser. See also mark, live one, fish, and provider
Keywords:  syncarp, synonym
Syncarp Synonym
Keywords:  abundantly, corn, form
To form suckers; as, corn suckers abundantly.
Keywords:  sponger, def, parasite, above, see
A parasite; a sponger. See def. 6, above.
Keywords:  embolus, bucket, basket, pump, valve
The embolus, or bucket, of a pump; also, the valve of a pump basket.
Any thing or person; -- usually implying annoyance or dislike; as, I went to change the blade and cut my finger on the sucker.
an unwanted primocane, outside the row or the stool
A nickname applied to a native of Illinois.
Keywords:  candy, stick, hard
hard candy on a stick
Keywords:  treeumphant, branch, narrow, tree, side
Tree] Long narrow side branch off Treeumphant
a person who behaves according to the (unwritten) law
A poor poker player who often loses money.
Someone who will lose money, usually because he is not as good a player as he thinks he is.
A weak or inexperienced player.
Keywords:  bettor, bad, realizing, bets
A sucker is a bettor who will make bad-EV bets without realizing how bad the bets are.
Keywords:  drawn, pipe, anything
A pipe through which anything is drawn.
Keywords:  blondes, tall, attracted, something, he
A person strongly attracted to something; -- usually used with for; as, he's a sucker for tall blondes.
Keywords:  spot, table, you
If you can’t spot the sucker at the table, it’s you.