• Ducked Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Duck

• Duck Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To plunge the head of under water, immediately withdrawing it; as, duck the boy.
  2. (v. t.) Any bird of the subfamily Anatinae, family Anatidae.
  3. (v. t.) To bow; to bob down; to move quickly with a downward motion.
  4. (n.) A linen (or sometimes cotton) fabric, finer and lighter than canvas, -- used for the lighter sails of vessels, the sacking of beds, and sometimes for mens clothing.
  5. (v. i.) To go under the surface of water and immediately reappear; to dive; to plunge the head in water or other liquid; to dip.
  6. (v. t.) A sudden inclination of the bead or dropping of the person, resembling the motion of a duck in water.
  7. (n.) The light clothes worn by sailors in hot climates.
  8. (n.) A pet; a darling.
  9. (v. t.) To thrust or plunge under water or other liquid and suddenly withdraw.
  10. (v. i.) To drop the head or person suddenly; to bow.

Circumvent, Dip, Dodge, Douse, Elude, Evade, Fudge, Hedge, Parry, Skirt,