Brit. a broad, shallow, wooden gardener's basket
Origin of trugprobably via Scandinavian ; from base akin to Old English trog, trough
A shallow, usually oval gardening basket made with wide strips of wood.
Origin of trugMiddle English, a shallow wooden tray, measure of corn, perhaps from Old Norse trog, trough; see deru- in Indo-European roots.
- (chiefly UK) A shallow, oval basket used for gardening