1 something of little value; "his promise is not worth a damn"; "not worth one red cent"; "not worth shucks" [syn: damn, darn, hoot, red cent, shit, tinker's damn, tinker's dam]
2 an expression of disappointment or irritation
- Rhymes: -ʌks
- Exclamatory response to a minor disappointment.
- Shucks. That's too bad you can't make to the party.
- A receding or mock expression of thanks.
- Aw, shucks, ma'am, catching those wild horses was easy.
- Plural of shuck.
- third-person singular of shuck