Pluck Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Pluck

(Usually uncountable) Being brave, courageousness.
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(Informal) To show determination or courage (especially in the combination guts out).
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Jerk is defined as to pull, push or throw in a sharp sudden motion.
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To discard, set aside, especially something abstract (a thought, feeling, etc.).
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To impart courage, animation, or determination to; inspirit.
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Any of the bundles of fibers made up of neurons that carry sensory and motor information throughout the body in the form of electrical impulses. Afferent nerves carry information to the central nervous system, and efferent nerves carry information from the central nervous system to the muscles, organs, and glands. Efferent nerves include the nerves of the peripheral nervous system, which control voluntary motor activity and of the autonomic nervous system, which controls involuntary motor activity.
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(Slang, vulgar) To ejaculate.
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To gather in; harvest:
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To pull with a quick, strong movement; jerk:
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Present participle of dare.
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To pour forth liquid:
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To mark (a score) with directions for the way to use the fingers
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To harvest or pick:
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Plunder is defined as to take by force or to rob.
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To get (a small amount of sleep).
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To remove an exterior coating, as of paint or varnish, from:
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To play (a tune) in this way
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(Intransitive) To smash or enter something with great force.
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Extract is defined as to draw out, remove or obtain something from another.
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The characteristic of being brave.
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The state of being courageous
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The quality of being doughty.
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The quality of being fearless.
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To pick out in order to discard or destroy
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strip of feathers
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To throw or place heavily or abruptly:
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To push or knock about; shove or jostle in a rude, rough manner
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(Typography) The relative weight of a font; the thickness of its strokes.
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The characteristic of being dauntless; fearlessness.
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To clench or grind (the teeth) in anger or determination
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(Slang) To draw out (a weapon) in readiness for use:
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Tug is defined as to drag or pull hard.
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A conventional shape or symbol used to represent the heart, love, or emotion: ♥ or sometimes <3.
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The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
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The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
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The characteristic of being plucky.
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The quality of mind enabling one to face danger or hardship resolutely
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The state or condition of being undaunted.
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The quality of being valiant; heroism, bravery or valour.
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(Now rare) Valour, bravery.
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The property of being valiant.
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Strength of mind in regard to danger; that quality which enables a person to encounter danger with firmness; personal bravery; courage; prowess; intrepidity.
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The quality of being spunky.
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The quality of mind enabling one to face danger or hardship resolutely
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The state or condition of being gutsy.
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To adjust; fine-tune:
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(Baseball) To throw out a runner by tagging them whilst they are not in contact with any of the three bases or home plate.
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To charge more money than the correct amount or to surpass a certain limit while charging a bill
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(Intransitive) To penetrate or permeate by saturation.
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To fill to excess or beyond normal capacity
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(UK, Australia) To trump or preempt; to reap the benefit underhandedly from a situation that someone else has worked to create.
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To fleece is defined as to trick someone, or to shave the wool off of a animal.
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An area in air, water, soil, or rock containing pollutants released from a single source. A plume often spreads in the environment due to the action of wind, currents, or gravity.
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To steal (money or valuables):
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To catch with a hook (hook a fish).
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To spread, compress, or flatten by applying pressure with a roller:
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The act of making or arriving at a decision:
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To pluck the feathers from.
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To deprive of feathers, plumes, awards.
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Antonyms for Pluck

The state or condition of being dispirited.
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The definition of cowardice is lacking in courage.
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Insert is defined as to put one thing into another.
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Words Related to Pluck

(Obs.) Mind; purpose; spirit
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To place inside.
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The definition of fortitude is having strong will in the face of danger or pain.
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A reason for dread or apprehension:
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