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Definition 1: mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps - [noun denoting animal]

(sucker is a kind of ...) a cypriniform fish of the family Catostomidae

(... is a kind of sucker ) any of several large suckers of the Mississippi valley

(... is a kind of sucker ) widely distributed in warm clear shallow streams

(... is a kind of sucker ) North American sucker with reddish fins

(sucker is a part of ...) flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws

(... is a member of sucker) suckers; closely related to the family Cyprinidae

Definition 2: an organ specialized for sucking nourishment or for adhering to objects by suction - [noun denoting animal]

(sucker is a kind of ...) a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function

(... is a kind of sucker ) a sucker on the feet of certain flies

Definition 3: hard candy on a stick - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for sucker in the sense of this definition

(sucker is a kind of ...) a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts

Definition 4: flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws - [noun denoting food]

(sucker is a kind of ...) flesh of fish from fresh water used as food

(... is part of sucker) mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps

Definition 5: a drinker who sucks (as at a nipple or through a straw) - [noun denoting person]

(sucker is a kind of ...) a person who drinks liquids

Definition 6: a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for sucker in the sense of this definition

(sucker is a kind of ...) a person who is tricked or swindled

Definition 7: a shoot arising from a plant's roots - [noun denoting plant]

(sucker is a kind of ...) a new branch

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