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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 stuck on

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 stuck on

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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Slang definitions & phrases for stuck on

stuck on

adjective phrase

In love with; infatuated: That feller was stuck on yuh, Bess (1886+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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