Pronunciation: lŭgd
n.1.The ear, or its lobe.
2.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.
3.(Mach.) 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.
4.(Harness) The leather loop or ear by which a shaft is held up.
5.(Zool.) The lugworm.
6.A man; sometimes implying clumsiness.
Lug bolt
(Mach.) a bolt terminating in a long, flat extension which takes the place of a head; a strap bolt.
Lug nut
(Mach.) a large nut fitting a heavy bolt; - used especially of the nuts used to attach wheels to vehicles.
Lug wrench
(Mach.) a wrench used to tighten or loosen lug nuts, usually a steel rod having a hexagonally shaped socket which fits closely over the lug nut; sometimes in the shape of a cross, having several such sockets, one at the end of each arm, to accommodate nuts of different sizes.
v. i.1.To pull with force; to haul; to drag along; to carry with difficulty, as something heavy or cumbersome.
[imp. & p. p. Lugged (lŭgd); p. pr. & vb. n. Lugging (lŭg"gĭng).]
1.To move slowly and heavily.
n.1.The act of lugging; as, a hard lug; that which is lugged; as, the pack is a heavy lug.
2.Anything which moves slowly.
1.A rod or pole.
2.A measure of length, being 16½ feet; a rod, pole, or perch.
Chimney lug
a pole on which a kettle is hung over the fire, either in a chimney or in the open air.
- Whittier.
Noun1.Lug - ancient Celtic god
Synonyms: Lugh
2.Luglug - a sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast
Synonyms: lugsail
3.lug - a projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something
4.Luglug - marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back; often used for fishing bait
Synonyms: lobworm, lugworm
Verb1.lug - carry with difficulty; "You'll have to lug this suitcase"
Synonyms: tote, tug
2.lug - obstruct; "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked"
Synonyms: choke up, stuff, block
LUG - Linux User Group
Local Users GroupEustachian tube, anvil, auditory apparatus, auditory canal, auditory meatus, auditory nerve, auditory ossicles, auditory tube, auricle, basilar membrane, bear, bony labyrinth, buck, carry, cauliflower ear, cochlea, conch, concha, conduct, convey, draft, draggle, draw, drumhead, ear, ear lobe, eardrum, endolymph, external ear, ferry, fly, freight, gawk, hale, hammer, heave, hump, incus, inner ear, klutz, lift, lobe, lobster, lobule, looby, lout, lubber, lummox, lump, lurch, malleus, manhandle, mastoid process, middle ear, oaf, organ of Corti, outer ear, oval window, pack, palooka, perilymph, pinna, round window, secondary eardrum, semicircular canals, shell, snake, snap, stapes, stirrup, strain, take, take in tow, tote, tow, trail, train, transport, trawl, troll, tug, twitch, tympanic cavity, tympanic membrane, tympanum, vellicate, vestibule, waft, whisk, wing, yank
Translate Lug to German, Translate Lug to French
Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe
Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig Wittgenstein
Lues venerea
Luff tackle
Luff upon luff
Luffa acutangula
Luffa cylindrica
-- Lug --
Lug bolt
Lug nut
lug wrench
luggage carousel
luggage carrier
luggage carrousel
luggage compartment
luggage rack
luggage van
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