v. (1) To be left in the dust, as in a race or other competition.
(2) Can also be used in the general sense meaning to suck
or to lose.
(3) To remove something's momentum (usually in combination with "out of their sails").
(4) A negative dismissal in the tradition of fuck off
or go to hell
, but without the obscenity.
(1) That last hill on the cross country course left me sucking wind as I watched everybody pass me.
(2) This traffic sucks wind.
(3) He was going to go straight down into the avalanche zone for the camera, but the ski patrol guy sucked the wind right out of his sails.
(4) Oh yeah? Well, tell them to go suck wind.