slog

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a variation of slug.

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Noun[edit]

slog ‎(plural slogs)

  1. (chiefly Britain and Canada) A long, tedious walk, or session of work.
  2. (cricket) An aggressive shot played with little skill.

Verb[edit]

slog ‎(third-person singular simple present slogs, present participle slogging, simple past and past participle slogged)

  1. To walk slowly, encountering resistance.
    • 2014, Paul Salopek, Blessed. Cursed. Claimed., National Geographic (December 2014)[1]
      A miraculous desert rain. We slog, dripping, into As Safi, Jordan. We drive the sodden mules through wet streets. To the town’s only landmark. To the “Museum at the Lowest Place on Earth.”
  2. (by extension) To work slowly and deliberately (overcoming significant boredom).
  3. To strike something with a heavy blow, especially a ball with a bat.

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Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

slog

  1. past tense of slå

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

slȍg m (Cyrillic spelling сло̏г)

  1. syllable
  2. stack, pile

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

slog

  1. past tense of slå.