TUCKING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Tucking Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Tuck


• Tuck Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A small net used for taking fish from a larger one; -- called also tuck-net.
  2. (v. t.) To inclose; to put within; to press into a close place; as, to tuck a child into a bed; to tuck a book under ones arm, or into a pocket.
  3. (n.) A horizontal sewed fold, such as is made in a garment, to shorten it; a plait.
  4. (n.) Food; pastry; sweetmeats.
  5. (v. t.) To draw up; to shorten; to fold under; to press into a narrower compass; as, to tuck the bedclothes in; to tuck up ones sleeves.
  6. (v. t.) To make a tuck or tucks in; as, to tuck a dress.
  7. (n.) A pull; a lugging.
  8. (v. t.) To full, as cloth.
  9. (n.) The part of a vessel where the ends of the bottom planks meet under the stern.
  10. (v. i.) To contract; to draw together.
  11. (n.) A long, narrow sword; a rapier.
  12. (n.) The beat of a drum.


Synonyms:
Gather, Insert, Pucker,

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