The definition of a rug is a woven piece of heavy fabric used to cover part of a floor, or is slang for a toupee.(noun)
An example of a rug is a large floor covering under a dining table and chairs.
See rug in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < Scand, as in Norw dial. rugga, coarse coverlet, Swed rugg, shaggy hair, ON rǫgg, long hair < IE base *reu-, to tear out: see rude
See rug in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Of Scandinavian origin.
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