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Synonyms for lug
lʌglug

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lug, Lughnoun

    ancient Celtic god

    Synonyms:
    lugsail, lugworm, lobworm

  2. lugsail, lugnoun

    a sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast

    Synonyms:
    lugsail, lugworm, lobworm

  3. lugnoun

    a projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something

    Synonyms:
    lugsail, lugworm, lobworm

  4. lugworm, lug, lobwormverb

    marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back; often used for fishing bait

    Synonyms:
    lobworm, lugsail, lugworm

  5. lug, tote, tugverb

    carry with difficulty

    "You'll have to lug this suitcase"

    Synonyms:
    labour, block, push, stuff, labor, tote, tug, drive, choke up

  6. stuff, lug, choke up, blockverb

    obstruct

    "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked"

    Synonyms:
    tug, block up, scarf out, halt, obturate, overindulge, binge, jam, block off, close up, thrust, blank out, freeze, gormandize, obstruct, deflect, gormandise, embarrass, glut, draw a blank, engorge, gourmandize, hinder, pig out, ingurgitate, impede, block, overeat, forget, tote, immobilize, stop, stuff, stymy, squeeze, blockade, immobilise, bar, occlude, barricade, satiate, englut, shove, parry, kibosh, choke up, stymie, farce, overgorge, gorge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lugverb

    Synonyms:
    pull, tug, haul, drag

  2. lugnoun

    Synonyms:
    [Low.] heavy load

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lugverb

    Synonyms:
    drag, pull, tug, haul

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lug":

    terminal, talon, tab, heel

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How to use lug in a sentence?

  1. Joe Casaliggi:

    Lug nuts do not shake themselves loose and fall off all at the same time without warning, it appeared that someone removed four of the five lug nuts and the last one held on for a while and finally broke off.

  2. Ashok Kumar:

    The taps are running dry here. We have to lug water buckets from our homes or buy packaged water for our shops.

  3. Mark Beaumont:

    The golden rule with kit is to take less than you think you need, you have to lug that all uphill, and no matter how frugal you are, you will find yourself after a week's touring at the post office with a box of stuff being posted home.


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