How to use
not before noun
impossible or unable to move from a particular position
Sara tried to open the window but it was stuck.
in a traffic jam.
The boat was stuck in the mud.
in my throat.
unable to escape from a bad or boring situation
Mum resented being stuck at home with two young kids.
We could be stuck in this place for days.
unable to do any more of something that you are working on because it is too difficult
Can you help me with my homework, Dad? I'm stuck.
on a difficult word, just ask for help.
be stuck with something
to have something you do not want because you cannot get rid of it
We are, unfortunately, stuck with this huge, ugly building.
be stuck with somebody
to have to spend time with someone or have a relationship with them even though you do not want to
They are stuck with each other with no end in sight.
be stuck for something
to be unable to think what to say or do
For once Anthony was
stuck for words
did not know what to say
get stuck in/get stuck into something
to start doing something eagerly and with a lot of energy
Take your jacket off and get stuck in!
be stuck on somebody
to be attracted to someone
He says he's stuck on me.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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