from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Huckaback.
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- v. To throw a long way
- v. To gain extra height from a jump by compressing the springs just before the take-off
- v. To make a maneuver in a clumsy way.
- v. To paddle off of a waterfall or to boof a big drop.
- v. To haggle in trading.
- v. To throw one's self off a large jump or drop
- n. Long throw, generally at least half a field or more.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To higgle in trading.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To higgle in trading.
- A commercial contraction of huckaback: as, huck towels or toweling.
- n. A dialectal form of hook.
- n. A dialectal corruption of husk.
- n. A hard blow or knock.
- n. In beef, the part between the shin and the round.
- n. The hip.
- n. Same as huke.
- n. Same as hucho, 1.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. toweling consisting of coarse absorbent cotton or linen fabric
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April 25th, 2008 4: 54 pm ET huck is a good man, if not the cleverest politician.
I don't know anyone else who uses the word huck, only you.
Watching the kid 'huck' a drop-in on a 3ft high by 30 degree ramp was a definate highlight. runner up goes to the last guy trying and failing at one of the easiest flatland tricks out there.
Crash of different widths and quality furnishes tea towels, "huck," damask and other weaves come in various widths and may be purchased by the yard.
They didn't buy it - they knew we'd be greeted with flowers, and they know we were out of there in 6 months, and don't try to tell them it didn't pay for itself, 'cause it sure did. joe cantwell says: ot, mike "huck" huckabee is sad.
'Maybe not so much in the luck as you think, sir,' responded the faithful John, 'I see'd her the moment I come in and set eyes on the sheep, so when we opened the pen I just giv'd her a "huck" with my stick, and out a' run. '"[
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For those who do not understand huck-speak, Vito is going to ride and do his tricks in deep-powder snow.
But someone can't just say that the cupcake trend is dead when, in any major city, you can't huck a brick without a reasonable chance it will go through the window of the local cupcakery.