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fug

noun \ ˈfəg \

Definition of fug

: the stuffy atmosphere of a poorly ventilated space; also : a stuffy or malodorous emanation

fuggy

play \ˈfə-gē\ adjective

Examples of fug in a Sentence

  1. They sat in the dense fug of a smoky bar.

Origin and Etymology of fug

perhaps alteration of 1fog


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fug

verb

Definition of fug

fugged; fugging
: to loll indoors in a stuffy atmosphere
: to make stuffy and odorous

First Known Use of fug

circa 1889

in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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Definition of fug for English Language Learners

  • : the unpleasant air in a room that is very crowded, smoky, etc.


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