A Conversation for American Slang

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Post 1


Does anyone know when the phrase "sucks" was first used. As in, "this movie sucks."

Thank you

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Post 2


no- but I find it amuzing that it's usage is similar to "blows"

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Post 3


'Sucks' and 'blows' share a common origin, and they do mean the same thing.

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