What does the word stuck mean?

Usage examples for stuck

  1. So we were; and, much as stuck- up people pretend to look down on the place, I frequently am. – Masterpieces Of American Wit And Humor by Thomas L. Masson (Editor)
  2. Conward tried to speak, but words stuck in his throat. – The Cow Puncher by Robert J. C. Stead
  3. They were a " stuck- up" lot, anyway; and she was just as good as they were. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter