Definitions English

  • A husk, pod, or shell, as of a pea, hickory nut, or ear of corn.
  • The shell of an oyster or clam.
  • Informal Something worthless. Often used in the plural: an issue that didn't amount to shucks.
  • To remove the husk or shell from.
  • Informal To cast off: shucked their coats and cooled off; a city trying to shuck a sooty image.
  • Used to express mild disappointment, disgust, or annoyance.