Sucker in a sentence as a noun

Don't be a sucker - be human, but use your brain.

Google basically says "Get an Android phone, sucker.

Why exactly are you taking substandard comp then?Stop being a sucker.

But if it launches here I'd be an absolute sucker for it, except that I won't be able to use it.

If you think your company hasn't, I have an adage about the sucker at the poker table for you.

The best case scenario is that you'll get a news blurb on local TV where you're portrayed as a sucker.

And while we're here, "***********" is not an insult, and my fellow gay hackers and I would prefer if you didn't use it as one.

No amount of reading or games or [insert your timesucker here] can fill that emptiness inside of you.

That's really just a senseless time-sucker and you won't miss it within a week.- Babysteps, babysteps, babysteps.

"So between just these three, some $40 billion has been extracted from pension funds and other last-sucker-in-line investors.

I wouldn't agree to a sucker loan like that on my own behalf, nor would I agree to it as a public official on the taxpayer's behalf.

Everyone is looking for the easy answer, the soundbite that wraps the whole thing in a bow. I thought that HN was a bit smarter than that, that's a sucker's game, it's a game for tabloids and cable news, not a way for smart people to approach complex problems.

I am always reminded of him when someone quotes the saying used in gambling if you look around the table and can't spot the sucker the sucker is you.

Consciously, I realized that I was taking the sucker's bet -- that the schmoozers and bullshitters would always rise to the top, and that I'd be stuck in second gear.

In this sense, the main idea of this piece that I would strongly disagree with is its suggestion that using convertible notes is somehow a sucker deal.

So thinking they had a sucker they adopted a riskier strategy of ********, and pacify, in an effort to keep the sucker at the table while they milked him.

I have absolutely no reason to ever use this but I'm absolutely going to throw money at the author because I'm a sucker for pixel art and this looks incredible.

If there is a problem with the market, the "problem", and one uses that term loosely, is that people are talking about macroeconomic trends more than individual companies because the observable evidence is overwhelmingly in favor of a conclusion we've pretty much known for decades: seeking alpha is a sucker's bet.

See: Elizabeth Warren's many interviews on this subject.- Right to choose : They are against a woman's right to choose.- Equal pay : They are against equal pay for equal work laws.- Food inspection : They are against food inspection and want to rely on the free market to protect us from bad chicken and bean sprouts.- Health care : Again, they want a totally free market system where poor people are basically told "Good luck, sucker!

Sucker definitions


a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of

See also: chump fool gull mark patsy


a shoot arising from a plant's roots


a drinker who sucks (as at a nipple or through a straw)


flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws


hard candy on a stick

See also: lollipop


an organ specialized for sucking nourishment or for adhering to objects by suction


mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps