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stuck

[stuhk] /stʌk/
verb
1.
simple past tense and past participle of stick2 .
Idioms
2.
stuck on, Informal. infatuated with:
He met her only once and is already stuck on her.
Related forms
self-stuck, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for selfstuck

stuck

/stʌk/
verb
1.
the past tense and past participle of stick2
adjective
2.
(informal) baffled or nonplussed
3.
(foll by on) (slang) keen (on) or infatuated (with)
4.
(informal) get stuck in, get stuck into
  1. to perform (a task) with determination
  2. to attack (a person) verbally or physically
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Word Origin and History for selfstuck

stuck

adj.

"unable to go any further," 1885, from past participle of stick (v.). Colloquial stuck-up "assuming an unjustified air of superiority" is recorded from 1829.

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