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Definition of lug:

  1. A measure of length, being 16 feet; a rod, pole, or perch.
  2. A projecting piece to which anything, as a rod, is attached, or against which anything, as a wedge or key, bears, or through which a bolt passes, etc.
  3. A rod or pole.
  4. Anything which moves slowly.
  5. That which projects like an ear, esp. that by which anything is supported, carried, or grasped, or to which a support is fastened; an ear; as, the lugs of a kettle; the lugs of a founder's flask; the lug ( handle) of a jug.
  6. The act of lugging; as, a hard lug; that which is lugged; as, the pack is a heavy lug.
  7. The ear, or its lobe.
  8. The leather loop or ear by which a shaft is held up.
  9. The lugworm.
  10. To move slowly and heavily.
  11. To pull with force; to haul; to drag along; to carry with difficulty, as something heavy or cumbersome.

Synonyms:

hinder, parry, occlude, ingurgitate, jam, meatball, lobworm, labour, engorge, lugworm, shove, obturate, obstruct, draw a blank, gormandise, ox, block off, halt, block up, impede, overeat, overindulge, tug, lummox, englut, gawk, immobilize, oaf, gorge, binge, stymie, thrust, stymy, satiate, glut, tote, farce, lugsail, stop, choke up, pig out, block, barricade, ability, lout, gourmandize, overgorge, lump, immobilise, scarf out, labor, close up, stuff, klutz, push, embarrass, bar, deflect, kibosh, squeeze, blockade, meathead, drive, freeze, forget, blank out, hulk, gormandize.

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