Synonyms for (noun) chuck

Synonyms: chuck

Definition: a holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill

Similar words: holding device

Definition: a device for holding something


Synonyms: grub, chow, chuck, eats

Definition: informal terms for a meal

Similar words: fare

Definition: the food and drink that are regularly served or consumed


Synonyms: chuck

Definition: the part of a forequarter from the neck to the ribs and including the shoulder blade

Similar words: cut of beef

Definition: cut of meat from beef cattle

Synonyms for (verb) chuck

Synonyms: upchuck, vomit, vomit up, retch, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, cast, cat, chuck, sick, spew, spue, throw up, barf, be sick, disgorge, honk

Definition: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

Usage: After drinking too much, the students vomited; He purged continuously; The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

Similar words: pass, egest, excrete, eliminate

Definition: eliminate from the body

Usage: Pass a kidney stone


Synonyms: pat, chuck

Definition: pat or squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin

Similar words: fondle, caress

Definition: touch or stroke lightly in a loving or endearing manner

Usage: He caressed her face; They fondled in the back seat of the taxi


Synonyms: chuck, toss

Definition: throw carelessly

Usage: chuck the ball

Similar words: throw

Definition: propel through the air

Usage: throw a frisbee


Synonyms: ditch, chuck

Definition: throw away

Usage: Chuck these old notes

Similar words: abandon

Definition: forsake, leave behind

Usage: We abandoned the old car in the empty parking lot