slug synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term slug:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullet, slugnoun

    a projectile that is fired from a gun

    Synonyms:
    biff, bullet, slug, smoke, fastball, hummer, punch, type slug, heater, poke, lick, bullet train, sluggard, clout

  2. slugnoun

    a unit of mass equal to the mass that accelerates at 1 foot/sec/sec when acted upon by a force of 1 pound; approximately 14.5939 kilograms

    Synonyms:
    poke, sluggard, bullet, biff, lick, type slug, punch, clout

  3. slugnoun

    a counterfeit coin

    Synonyms:
    poke, sluggard, bullet, biff, lick, type slug, punch, clout

  4. sluggard, slugnoun

    an idle slothful person

    Synonyms:
    poke, slug, sluggard, bullet, biff, lick, type slug, punch, clout

  5. slugnoun

    an amount of an alcoholic drink (usually liquor) that is poured or gulped

    Synonyms:
    poke, sluggard, bullet, biff, lick, type slug, punch, clout

  6. type slug, slugnoun

    a strip of type metal used for spacing

    Synonyms:
    poke, slug, sluggard, bullet, biff, lick, type slug, punch, clout

  7. slugnoun

    any of various terrestrial gastropods having an elongated slimy body and no external shell

    Synonyms:
    poke, sluggard, bullet, biff, lick, type slug, punch, clout

  8. punch, clout, poke, lick, biff, slugverb

    (boxing) a blow with the fist

    Synonyms:
    jabbing, punch, type slug, pigeon berry, clout, jab, garget, carrier bag, sack, thrust, bullet, salt lick, slug, dawdler, lick, poke, pull, paper bag, lagger, biff, clout nail, thrusting, sluggard, puncher, drone, trailer, lap, laggard, scoke, poking

  9. slug, slog, swigverb

    strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat

    Synonyms:
    footslog, trudge, stagnate, plug away, keep one's shoulder to the wheel, peg away, slug, slog, idle, quaff, laze, gulp, swig, tramp, pad, plod, keep one's nose to the grindstone

  10. idle, laze, slug, stagnateverb

    be idle; exist in a changeless situation

    Synonyms:
    swig, tick over, slug, laze, stagnate, slog, idle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slugnoun

    Synonyms:
    snail (without a shell)

  2. slugnoun

    Synonyms:
    drone, sluggard, idler, slow-back

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bullet, warty, ball, swig, maggot, ingot



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