PLUCK MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Pluck Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To make a motion of pulling or twitching; -- usually with at; as, to pluck at ones gown.
  2. (v. t.) The lyrie.
  3. (v. t.) To reject at an examination for degrees.
  4. (n.) The act of plucking, or the state of being plucked, at college. See Pluck, v. t., 4.
  5. (n.) The act of plucking; a pull; a twitch.
  6. (n.) The heart, liver, and lights of an animal.
  7. (v. t.) To pull; to draw.
  8. (n.) Spirit; courage; indomitable resolution; fortitude.
  9. (v. t.) Especially, to pull with sudden force or effort, or to pull off or out from something, with a twitch; to twitch; also, to gather, to pick; as, to pluck feathers from a fowl; to pluck hair or wool from a skin; to pluck grapes.
  10. (v. t.) To strip of, or as of, feathers; as, to pluck a fowl.


Synonyms:
Cull, Deplumate, Deplume, Displume, Fleece, Hook, Hustle, Overcharge, Pick, Pluckiness, Plume, Plunk, Pull, Rob, Roll, Soak, Surcharge, Tear, Tweak,

• Plucker tube Definition & Synonyms

  1. () Crookes tube.
  2. () A vacuum tube, used in spectrum analysis, in which the part through which the discharge takes place is a capillary tube, thus producing intense incandescence of the contained gases.


• Pluckiness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The quality or state of being plucky.


Synonyms:
Pluck,

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