If you suck the air out of a bottle, the bottle will stick to your tongue. This basically flips the offensiveness graph. They are, after all, almost always in the household and under the authority of someone who would disapprove of such use. I heard that our professor only gave one student a good grade for our last assignment. An egg would be pierced with small holes at either end, and the contents sucked out. The pump sucked water from the basement. Everyone says the show sucks.
SoulButcher , May 28, New episodes every Saturday. Yes We Can Still Market: Last edited on Jul 28 When someone says Bill Gates is a geek , do you picture him as a circus performer biting the head off a live chicken? Your email address will not be published. Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.
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A new word each day Native speaker examples Quick vocabulary challenges. Sucker meaning "dupe," for instance, is merely a babe in the woods, a still-suckling newborn; and to children in many parts of the country, a sucker is an innocent lollipop. It is offensive to many people. For example a vacuum doesn t pull the dirt up toward it. Butters and Labov note that over the past 25 years, the older meaning of "suck" with its clear allusion to oral-genital contact has assumed a linguistically minor meaning. See also suck in , suck off , sucks , suck up to.
Perform fellatio on someone. I am going to ask a question which I have carried on with me for many years. You can search the forum without needing to register. It is true that "geil" is similar in that it formerly only meant sexual lust, and now is common for everything that is viewed positive. But such obsessing is silly.