What is another word for shuck?

1040 synonyms found


[ ʃˈʌk], [ ʃˈʌk], [ ʃ_ˈʌ_k]

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How to use "Shuck" in context?

1. "shucking" is the process of removing the shell from a herring or other fish by pulling off the skin, head, and tail.

2. The word "shuck" is derived from the Dutch word "schuiken," meaning "to cut off."

3. Today, "shucking" is typically done by hand with a pair of sharp scissors or a sharp knife, but earlier methods included using a whack with a stick or mallet.

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