Definitions

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  • n. A candied sweetmeat

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A sweetmeat; a dainty morsel.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dried sweetmeat or sugarplum; hence, a delicacy of any kind.
  • n. A sucking rabbit.

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Examples

  • In those days, when sugar was a costly commodity, a sucket was more esteemed than now.

    On the Spanish Main Or, Some English forays on the Isthmus of Darien.

  • Here is the key of the toy, a sucket which will pass neither teeth nor throat.

    St. George and St. Michael Volume III

  • When they are at this pass, you may either keep them as a wet sucket in

    The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened

  • Do you know what Mr. Valianatos said, and why was he sucket?

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  • Whereunto Pantagruel would not give consent, but commanded him to depart thence speedily and begone as he had told him, and to that effect gave him a boxful of euphorbium, together with some grains of the black chameleon thistle, steeped into aqua vitae, and made up into the condiment of a wet sucket, commanding him to carry it to his king, and to say unto him, that if he were able to eat one ounce of that without drinking after it, he might then be able to resist him without any fear or apprehension of danger.

    Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel

  • Pantagruel would not give consent, but commanded him to depart thence speedily and begone as he had told him, and to that effect gave him a boxful of euphorbium, together with some grains of the black chameleon thistle, steeped into aqua vitae, and made up into the condiment of a wet sucket, commanding him to carry it to his king, and to say unto him, that if he were able to eat one ounce of that without drinking after it, he might then be able to resist him without any fear or apprehension of danger.

    Gargantua and Pantagruel, Illustrated, Book 2

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