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on suss

slang, old-fashioned On suspicion (of being guilty of something). Primarily heard in UK. We picked up three youths on suss of robbing a local newsagent.
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suss someone out

Sl. to try to figure someone out. I can't seem to suss Tom out. What a strange guy. I don't have any luck sussing out people I don't know well.
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on suss

on suspicion of having committed a crime. British informal
Suss is an abbreviation of suspicion , earlier and more correctly spelled sus . Until its abolition in 1981 , a law nicknamed the sus law allowed the police to arrest a person on the suspicion that they were likely to commit a crime.
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suss out

v. Slang
1. To infer or discover something; figure something out: The spy sussed out our plans before we began. I don't know his intentions, but I plan to suss them out.
2. To study and evaluate someone; size someone up: They sussed me out and decided I was trustworthy. She's good at sussing out people who apply for the job.
See also: out, suss

suss someone out

(ˈsəs...)
tv. to try to figure someone out. I can’t seem to suss Tom out. What a strange guy.
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Second, we see Suss organize a ball, inviting all of the town's young women.
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By setting instances of conscious fictionalization in Jud Suss against the general social backdrop, especially the dramatic social changes and political crises of Hauff's world, we begin to see what might have made this version of the Suss-Oppenheimer story seem plausible and desirable to both author and public.
After Officer Suss radioed that he had found Radar, two other officers left the station and arrived at the scene before Sgt.
Officer Suss said on the social media site that the dog, which joined the department in fall 2010 after he was raised by the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office breeding program, likes to pound on the sliding door to his kennel.
Working side by side with Dow Corning expedited process development and this experience will facilitate faster implementation for customers interested in using the Dow Corning and SUSS MicroTec temporary bonding materials and equipment.
We are pleased to become a part of SUSS MicroTec, a company with a strong market position in semiconductor backend lithography, a global sales and service infrastructure as well as a solid financial position.
The department's two dogs, Red and Radar, will be safer when Office Suss is forced to leave them in the cruiser for short periods while he answers calls.
He was born in Dudley son of the late Michael and Florence (Boudreau) Suss and lived in Dudley all his life.
Officer Aaron Suss, who heads the Webster Police Department's K-9 program, said he is grateful for her generosity.
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GARCHING, Germany -- SUSS MicroTec (FWB:SMH)(GER:SMH), a leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry and related markets, announced a strategic collaboration with the Cornell NanoScale Science & Technology Facility (CNF), a university nanofab based in North America.
SUSS MicroTec (FWB:SMH)(GER:SMH), a leading supplier of equipment and process solution for the semiconductor industry and related markets, today announced that it has entered into a joint development and exclusive license agreement with Rolith, Inc.
GARCHING, Germany -- SUSS MicroTec,(FWB:SMH)(GER:SMH) a global supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry and related markets, and Fraunhofer for Surface Engineering and Thin Films IST today announced the launch of SELECT, a technology for bond aligner and mask aligner that selectively activates parts of wafer surfaces through plasma.
GARCHING, Germany -- SUSS MicroTec (FWB: SMH)(GER: SMH), leading manufacturer of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry and related markets, has appointed Dr Rainer Knippelmeyer as Vice President R&D and CTO.