Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An easy target or victim.

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  • noun idiomatic An obvious or unconcealed target.

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  • noun a defenseless victim

Etymologies

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From sitting + duck.

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  • an easy target

    July 24, 2007

  • It's quite a day for seated ducks.

    July 24, 2007

  • Or seated duffs. Better get off mine soon!

    July 24, 2007

  • How come no one ever talks about the standing ducks? That's what I want to know.

    July 25, 2007