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  1. rugnoun

    mat, wig, carpet, toupee

  2. rugnoun

    A small covering for a floor.

    Note that rug and carpet are not synonymous; rug covers part of the floor, a carpet covers most or a large area of the floor; a fitted carpet runs wall-to-wall.

    wig, toupee, mat, carpet

  3. rugnoun

    A (usually thick) piece of fabric used for warmth (especially on a bed); a blanket.

    toupee, wig, carpet, mat

  4. rugnoun

    A wig; hairpiece.

    wig, carpet, mat, toupee

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. rug, carpet, carpetingnoun

    floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)

    carpet, carpeting

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  1. Allison Caccoma of Caccoma Interiors:

    Don’t purchase anything until you have the entire room worked out — the rug, furniture, window treatments and lighting.

  2. Juanita Broaddrick:

    Today these allegations are being brought to a whole new playing field, it’s more level now. It’s no longer being swept under the rug, never to see the light of day. We are entering a whole new era, in regards to allegations of unwanted sexual contact.

  3. Joe Saluzzi:

    What is really underpinning the market is the stimulus – that is what it is all about, the market loves money, whether it is fiscal or monetary, and right now you have both. So if you do pull the rug out from stimulus plans, that might be a problem, but they aren’t going to do that.

  4. Austin Steele/CNN Clausen:

    I felt relief, and then it was like a rug was pulled from underneath me, whichever way SCOTUS (Supreme Court of the US) decides to rule, it will at least be nice to have an answer.

  5. Donna Brazile:

    You can't put this under the rug. It's out there. So yes, deal with it. But you know, we can also says it's an old issue, this election is about the future... If Donald Trump wants to go in the sewer and play this game, do it.

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    A synonym of "dry"
    • A. sodden
    • B. steamy
    • C. drippy
    • D. juiceless

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