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chug

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noun \ˈchəg\

Definition of chug

  1. :  a dull explosive sound made by or as if by a laboring engine

Origin and Etymology of chug

imitative


First Known Use: 1866


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chug

verb

Definition of chug

chugged

chugging

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to move or go with or as if with chugs <a locomotive chugging along> <wearily chug through the routine>

chugger

noun

1848

First Known Use of chug

1848


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chug

verb

Definition of chug

chugged

chugging

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  chugalug

1958

First Known Use of chug

1958


CHUG Defined for Kids

chug

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verb \ˈchəg\

Definition of chug for Students

chugged

chugging

  1. :  to move with repeated low sounds like that of a steam engine <The old car chugged along.>


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