suck – it ain’t a mint julep

Suck

suck
sək/
verb
past tense: sucked; past participle: sucked
  1. 1.
    draw into the mouth by contracting the muscles of the lip and mouth to make a partial vacuum.
    “they suck mint juleps through straws”
    synonyms: sip, sup, siphon, slurp, draw, drink

    “they sucked orange juice through straws”
  2. 2.
    involve (someone) in something without their choosing.
    “I didn’t want to be sucked into the role of dutiful daughter”
    synonyms: implicate in, involve in, draw into;

    informalmix up in
    “they got sucked into petty crime”

 

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