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fug

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noun \ˈfəg\

Definition of fug

  1. :  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


First Known Use: 1888


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fug

verb

Definition of fug

fugged

;

fugging

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to loll indoors in a stuffy atmosphere

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to make stuffy and odorous

Circa 1889

First Known Use of fug

circa 1889


FUG Defined for English Language Learners

fug

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noun

Definition of fug for English Language Learners

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

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