Definition of ruck verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

ruck

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//rʌk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rʌk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ruck
BrE BrE//rʌk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rʌk//
 
he / she / it rucks
BrE BrE//rʌks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rʌks//
 
past simple rucked
BrE BrE//rʌkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rʌkt//
 
past participle rucked
BrE BrE//rʌkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rʌkt//
 
-ing form rucking
BrE BrE//ˈrʌkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrʌkɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] (in rugby) to take part in a ruck (1) Word Originverb Middle English (in the sense ‘stack of fuel, heap’): apparently of Scandinavian origin; compare with Norwegian ruke ‘heap of hay’.

ruck up/​ruck something up.

late 18th cent. (as a noun): from Old Norse hrukka.
Phrasal Verbsruck up

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