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Alternative clues for the word lug
Wheel bolt holder
Kind of nut
___ nut (wheel fastener)
Carry with effort
Often used for fishing bait
(Irish) ancient Irish god (probably a god of the sun)
A sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast
A projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something
Marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back
Kind of wrench
Kind of sail
Box for fruit
Shallow box for fruit
Word definitions for lug in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. verb EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES ▪ I've got enough to carry without lugging your bags as well. ▪ We lugged our suitcases up the hotel steps. EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS ▪ And to save lugging a vacuum cleaner upstairs, the flat has an outlet for the Univac Central...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Lug \Lug\, n. The act of lugging; as, a hard lug; that which is lugged; as, the pack is a heavy lug. [Colloq.] Anything which moves slowly. [Obs.] --Ascham.
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. 1 The act of hauling or dragging. 2 That which is hauled or dragged. 3 Anything that moves slowly. 4 A lug nut. 5 (context electricity English) A device for terminating an electrical conductor to facilitate the mechanical connection; to the conductor...
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
late 14c., "to move (something) heavily or slowly," from Scandinavian (compare Swedish lugga , Norwegian lugge "to pull by the hair"); see lug (n.). Related: Lugged ; lugging .
Word definitions in WordNet
v. carry with difficulty; "You'll have to lug this suitcase" [syn: tote , tug ] obstruct; "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked" [syn: stuff , choke up , block ] [ant: unstuff ] [also: lugging , lugged ]
Word definitions in Wikipedia
Lug or LUG may refer to:
Usage examples of lug.
Morris pulled out a line and attached it to the lug, then grabbed Bart and swam with him to a similar lug ten yards aft of the escape-trunk hatch and set flush into the deck.
At the end of that time, during which Jim Baler had been inspecting the searchlight-thing on the top of the little house, he called to his friend, and Jim entered the flier lugging the thing on his shoulders.
The opening was comparatively small, so that after considerable effort I was able to lug up a bowlder from the valley below which entirely blocked it.
Poteet and Nacho bought supplies for the wagon, Bufe Coker rode his horse through the fields around Jacksborough, falling off, regaining his saddle and lugging his aching bones to bed in a state of exhaustion.
There was a sound of dragging outside the door and presently Bunty came in backward, lugging a great, strange thing.
Every now and then he lugged off to the mountain a great round demijohn of a calabash, and, panting with his exertions, brought it back filled with his darling fluid.
Recreation on foot, lugging chains through sand and sage-brush, under a sultry sun and among cattle bones, cayotes and tarantulas.
By the time he had lugged the boy a good distance down the shore and cleaned him off-first using the salty water, and then using some desalted water that left him with a headache-and returned, Ayrlyn had biscuits and cheese laid out for them.
All he could see were his older sons, giantlike fellows who, armed with heavy axes, were squaring up fir-tree trunks, then lugging them to the saw.
Your picks and hatchets and really big tongs, red knuckles and rimed windows and thin bitter freezer-smell with runny-nosed Poles in plaid coats and kalpacs, your older ones with a chronic cant to one side from all the time lugging ice.
Manzikert and Khilat, jaded with the rich spoil they had lugged off the battlefield, ceased their gleaning to watch Alp Arslan and the Emperor ride out.
She lugged her bag down the pavement and queued for a bus to take her into town.
And now she was going to have to lug this lummox back to the living room couch.
I gets is eggshells tae crack atween me teeth followed by a lunder upon me lugs and a wallop ower me back.
They lugged the unconscious Rainmaker out through the corridor and down an obscure stairway, that brought them to an alley.