chuck

Part of speech: verb

To pat or tap, as under the chin.

Part of speech: verb

To cluck, like a fowl.

Part of speech: noun

A playful pat or toss.

Part of speech: noun

A clamp; chock.

Part of speech: noun

A cluck.

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Usage examples "chuck":

  1. Is it likely she'll chuck the whole thing up now, just when there's really a chance of helping you? - "A Rogue by Compulsion", Victor Bridges.
  2. " Yes, a secret, a really, truly secret," said Johnny Chuck, and looked very important. - "Mother West Wind's Children", Thornton W. Burgess.
  3. But chuck it, if you can. - "The Fortunate Youth", William J. Locke.