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Verb
To push, fold, or turn (the edges or ends of something, especially a garment or bedclothes) so as to hide or secure them
“Holding the pasta curved side up, tuck the edges under and pinch to secure.”
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To pull or gather up (an item of fabric)
“The suit was pinned and tucked all over.”
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To push or fold into a small space or between two surfaces
“Savers are turning to unit trusts as the best place to tuck away their money.”
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To place something over or upon, as to conceal or protect
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To place, fit, or push (something) into something else
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To put into a hiding place
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To move forward slowly and carefully
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Make narrower, especially by encircling pressure
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To form into a braid
Noun
An act of tucking
“The suit was pinned and tucked all over.”
Noun
Food eaten by children at school as a snack
“One idea they are already keen to push is to work with schools to develop food policies, run healthy tuck shops and teach both pupils and staff more about how to eat a healthy balanced diet.”
Noun
A strip of gathered or pleated material sewn on to a garment or larger piece of material as a decorative edging or ornament
Noun
The property of being sprightly
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A light meal that is eaten in a hurry or in a casual manner
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A line where two pieces of fabric are sewn together in a garment or other article
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