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quack in AZ Dictionary

(n) The characteristic sound uttered by a duck.
(n) An untrained individual who pretends to-be a physician and dispenses medical advice and treatment.
(n) A charlatan; a mountebank.
(v) To utter the characteristic noise of a duck.
(v) to behave as a medical quack or a charlatan.
(v) To utter an audio such as the weep of a duck.
(a) regarding or attribute of a quack: a quack remedy.
(a) falsely presented as having medicinal powers.
(a) with respect to or characterized by, offering and pretension; used by quacks; pretending to heal conditions
(v) to help make a noise like a duck.
(v) to apply, devote quackery.
(v) behave as a medical quack or a charlatan
To utter a harsh, flat, croaking noise or weep, as a goose or duck; croak; now, typically, to cry as a duck.
to produce an outcry: said of people.
To talk noisily and ostentatiously; make vain and loud pretensions.

quack in Community Dictionary

a rather sexy noise whenever moaned by a woman. by Brooks BengeReport definition
-To quack will be do an act that displays a person's stupidity, incoherence, decreased control, or outright inability to link or adjust in a social environment. Produced from the noise a duck tends to make, more particularly the verb kind for what a duck (see meanings 5,8, and 9 for "duck") does.-To bang up the circumstance for everyone. by Helene InouyeReport definition
a health care provider of debateable ablitiy and reputation. by QuinnReport definition
noun: slang for "crazy" typical in the south, specifically near areas of high duck focus. by OrvalReport definition
1. a fraudulent physician 2. any physician by Sonja SevierReport definition
The sound a duck tends to make by DaneReport definition

quack in Medical Dictionary

1) A practitioner just who implies the usage of substances or devices for the prevention or remedy for condition that are known to be ineffective. by Debroah NeissReport definition
2) someone who pretends to be able to identify or cure folks, but is unqualified and incompetent. by Leland FeitReport definition

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  • Synonym for "quack"
    • boast, empiric, charlatan, cry, quackle
  • Verb Forms for "quack"
    • quacked, quacking, quacks
  • Phrases for "quack"
    • quack quack, quack too, a quack, one quack, you quack
  • Rhyme for "quack"
    • Adak, Black, Braque, Chirac, Jack
  • Hypernym for "quack"
    • charlatan, medico, Md, dr, doc
  • Equivalent for "quack"
    • unqualified
  • Form for "quack"
    • quack like a duck‎
  • Same Context for "quack"
    • charlatan, impostor, hypocrite, swindler, deceiver
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