nug

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English[edit]

A small nug

Etymology[edit]

From nugget.

Noun[edit]

nug (plural nugs)

  1. (slang) A piece of marijuana.
    • 2006, Jason King, The Cannabible 3, p. 25:
      A deep inhalation of a fresh ground-up nug leaves you with a giant smile and a tingly nose.
  2. (slang) A chicken nugget.
    • 2012, Mike Lacher, On the Bro'd: A Parody of Jack Kerouac’s On the Road (page 71)
      A lotta times I grabbed bags of frozen chicken nuggets to take home. “You know what they say,” Ricky would be like. “Dude's gotta have nugs.”

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • The Routledge dictionary of modern American slang and unconventional English, by Tom Dalzell, Eric Partridge, p. 703

Anagrams[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Verb[edit]

nug

  1. Nasal mutation of dug.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dug ddug nug unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.