Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) duck (small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs)
- S: (n) duck, duck's egg ((cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman)
- S: (n) duck (flesh of a duck (domestic or wild))
- S: (n) duck (a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing and tents)
- S: (v) duck (to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away) "Before he could duck, another stone struck him"
- S: (v) duck (submerge or plunge suddenly)
- S: (v) dip, douse, duck (dip into a liquid) "He dipped into the pool"
- S: (v) hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep (avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)) "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"