give a plug for

Definition of give a plug for

  1. :  to say something on the radio, on television, etc., in order to create interest in (something, such as a book, movie, or restaurant) He gave a plug for his new film during the interview.

Word by Word Definitions

giveplay
  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

plugplay
  1. :  a piece used to fill a hole :  stopper

    :  an obtruding or obstructing mass of material resembling a stopper

    :  a flat compressed cake of tobacco

  1. :  to stop, make tight, or secure by inserting a plug

    :  to remedy (a deficiency) as if by inserting a plug

    :  to hit with a bullet :  shoot


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