jug

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Gallon jugs of milk.

jug (plural jugs)

  1. A serving vessel or container, circular in cross-section and typically higher than it is wide, with a relatively small mouth or spout, a handle and often a stopper or top.
  2. The amount that a jug can hold.
  3. (slang) Jail.
  4. (vulgar, slang, chiefly in the plural) A woman's breasts.
    • 1985, Epoch, Volumes 24-25:
      I was sucking my mom's left jug when I heard JD say, "Now we will experience the burden of the past."
    • 2010, Ben Niemand, The Sexperts, ISBN 1608722449:
      With her left hand on her right jug, she put her mouth to her other tit.
    • 2010, David Mason, Devil's food:
      I blew into her ear, and trailed a finger idly down her shoulder until I reached her left jug, the better of a nearly perfect pair.
  5. (New Zealand) A kettle.

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jug (third-person singular simple present jugs, present participle jugging, simple past and past participle jugged)

  1. (transitive) To stew in an earthenware jug etc.
    jugged hare
  2. (transitive, slang) To put into jail.
  3. (intransitive) To utter a sound like "jug", as certain birds do, especially the nightingale.
  4. (intransitive, of quails or partridges) To nestle or collect together in a covey.

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian jug.

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jug m (definite singular jugu)

  1. south

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Rafsi[edit]

jug

  1. rafsi of jungo.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin iugum, from Proto-Italic *jugom, from Proto-Indo-European *yugóm.

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jug n (plural juguri)

  1. yoke

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jugъ

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jȕg m (Cyrillic spelling ју̏г)

  1. south

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jugъ.

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júg, jùg m inan (genitive júga, uncountable)

  1. south

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