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What does it mean when you dream about sucking?
Sucking is an instinctive act of seeking nurturance. A dream about sucking can relate to childhood feelings of being nurtured or of being dependent. There are also numerous slang usages of this term, including advice to “suck it up” and “sucking up” to someone in authority.
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But locals are more interested in the nearby Kampung Luanti fish spa, where toothless, foot-long fish suck dry
skin from any body part they can get their slimy chops around.
And the rapid buildup from $14 billion in 1998 to $27 billion in 2003 seemed to suck dry
the government's enthusiasm for science--resulting in a near freeze of the NIH budget.
And evades evil, fang-toothed administrators who would suck dry