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suction the force that pulls or draws an object or liquid into a vacuum.
Sudan a country in northeastern Africa, south of Egypt. The capital of Sudan is Khartoum.
sudden happening without notice or warning; not expected. [2 definitions]
suddenly in a way that is very quick and without warning.
suds water mixed with soap, or the foam that forms on soapy water.
sue to start a lawsuit against in a court of law; prosecute.
Suez Canal a canal in northeastern Egypt. It crosses the Isthmus of Suez and connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea.
suffer to feel pain or misfortune. [3 definitions]
suffering the act or state of one that suffers.
sufficient enough; as much as needed.
suffix a unit of meaning that is added to the end of a word to make a new word with a slightly different meaning. The "ed" in "wanted" is a suffix.
suffocate to kill by not allowing to breathe; smother. [3 definitions]
suffrage the right to vote or the exercise of this right.
sugar a sweet substance in a crystal form that comes mainly from sugar cane and sugar beets. Sugar is used to flavor, preserve, and ferment food.
sugar cane a tall grass of tropical areas that has a thick stalk. Sugar cane is the main source of sugar.
suggest to put forth for thinking about; propose. [3 definitions]
suggestion the act of suggesting or state of being suggested. [3 definitions]
suicide the act of killing oneself on purpose. [2 definitions]
suit a set of clothes with a jacket and trousers or a skirt made of the same material and color. [5 definitions]
suitable right for the situation or purpose; fitting.
suitcase a case in the shape of a rectangle used for carrying clothing and personal items.