Jug meaning

jŭg
A sound meant to imitate a nightingale's note.
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To make a nightingale's sound or a sound imitating this.
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A jail.
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A bottle of whiskey.
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To put into a jug.
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To stew (esp. hare) in a covered earthenware container.
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To jail.
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A serving vessel or container, circular in cross-section and typically higher than it is wide, with a relatively small mouth or spout, a handle and often a stopper or top.
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The amount that a jug can hold.
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(slang) Jail.
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(vulgar, slang, chiefly in the plural) A woman's breasts.
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(New Zealand) A kettle.
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To stew in an earthenware jug etc.

Jugged hare.

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(slang) To put into jail.
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(intransitive) To utter a sound like "jug", as certain birds do, especially the nightingale.
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(intransitive, of quails or partridges) To nestle or collect together in a covey.
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A small pitcher.
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A jail.
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A woman's breasts.
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To stew (a hare, for example) in an earthenware jug or jar.
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To put into jail.
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Origin of jug

  • Middle English jugge

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition