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Chuck vs. Huck

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  • Chuck (verb)

    To touch or tap gently.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To throw, especially in a careless or inaccurate manner.

    "Chuck that magazine to me, would you?"

  • Chuck (verb)

    To throw; to bowl with an incorrect action.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To discard, to throw away.

    "This food's gone off - you'd better chuck it."

  • Chuck (verb)

    To jilt; to dump.

    "She's chucked me for another man!"

  • Chuck (verb)

    To vomit.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To leave; to depart; to bounce.

    "Let's chuck."

  • Chuck (verb)

    To chuckle; to laugh.

  • Chuck (verb)

    On rhythm guitar or mandolin etc.: to mute a chord by lifting the fretting fingers immediately after strumming, producing a percussive effect.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To place in a chuck, or hold by means of a chuck, as in turning.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To bore or turn (a hole) in a revolving piece held in a chuck.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To make a clucking sound.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To call, as a hen her chickens.

  • Chuck (noun)

    Meat from the shoulder of a cow or other animal.

  • Chuck (noun)

    Food.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A mechanical device that holds an object firmly in place, for example holding a drill bit in a high-speed rotating drill or grinder.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A chicken, a hen.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A clucking sound.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A friend or close acquaintance; term of endearment.

    "Are you all right, chuck?"

  • Huck (verb)

    To throw or chuck.

    "He was so angry that he hucked the book at my face."

  • Huck (verb)

    To throw a long way.

  • Huck (verb)

    To attempt a particularly big jump or drop, often haphazardly.

    "A longer fork makes the bike more cumbersome, but you will be able to huck more stuff."

    "If you huck it (the take-off), you'll drop about 20 feet."

  • Huck (verb)

    To make a maneuver in a clumsy or poorly planned way.

  • Huck (verb)

    To paddle off a waterfall or to boof a big drop.

    "I hucked a sweet 25-foot waterfall on the Tomata River."

  • Huck (verb)

    To throw oneself off a large jump or drop.

  • Huck (verb)

    To throw one's body in the air, possibly in a way that is ungraceful or lacks skill.

  • Huck (verb)

    To haggle in trading.

  • Huck (noun)

    A long throw, generally at least half a field in length.

  • Huck (noun)

    A drop or jump off a cliff or cornice.

  • Huck (noun)

    A person's hip.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Chuck (verb)

    To make a noise resembling that of a hen when she calls her chickens; to cluck.

  • Chuck (verb)

    To chuckle; to laugh.

  • Chuck

    To call, as a hen her chickens.

  • Chuck

    To strike gently; to give a gentle blow to.

  • Chuck

    To toss or throw smartly out of the hand; to pitch.

  • Chuck

    To place in a chuck, or hold by means of a chuck, as in turning; to bore or turn (a hole) in a revolving piece held in a chuck.

  • Chuck (noun)

    The chuck or call of a hen.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A sudden, small noise.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A word of endearment; - corrupted from chick.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A slight blow or pat under the chin.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A short throw; a toss.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A contrivance or machine fixed to the mandrel of a lathe, for holding a tool or the material to be operated upon.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A small pebble; - called also chuckstone and chuckiestone.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A game played with chucks, in which one or more are tossed up and caught; jackstones.

  • Chuck (noun)

    A piece of the backbone of an animal, from between the neck and the collar bone, with the adjoining parts, cut for cooking; as, a chuck steak; a chuck roast.

  • Huck (verb)

    To higgle in trading.

Webster Dictionary
  • Chuck (noun)

    informal terms for a meal

  • Chuck (noun)

    the part of a forequarter from the neck to the ribs and including the shoulder blade

  • Chuck (noun)

    a holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill

  • Chuck (verb)

    throw carelessly;

    "chuck the ball"

  • Chuck (verb)

    throw away;

    "Chuck these old notes"

  • Chuck (verb)

    pat or squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin

  • Chuck (verb)

    eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth;

    "After drinking too much, the students vomited"

    "He purged continuously"

    "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"

  • Huck (noun)

    toweling consisting of coarse absorbent cotton or linen fabric

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