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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 suck up
 吸起,吮幹

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 suck up
      v 1: take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water
           well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
           [syn: absorb, suck, imbibe, soak up, sop up, draw,
            take in, take up]
      2: ingratiate oneself to; often with insincere behavior; "She
         is playing up to the chairman" [syn: cozy up, cotton up,
          shine up, play up, sidle up]
      3: try to gain favor by cringing or flattering; "He is always
         kowtowing to his boss" [syn: fawn, toady, truckle, bootlick,
          kowtow, kotow]