Definition of peg awaychiefly British, informal
- He sat there pegging away at his homework.
: a small usually cylindrical pointed or tapered piece (as of wood) used to pin down or fasten things or to fit into or close holes : pin, plug
: a predetermined level at which something (such as a price) is fixed
: to put a peg into
: to pin (laundry) on a clothesline
: to attach or fix as if with a peg: such as
: wide at the top and narrow at the bottom
: on the way : along
: from this or that place
: in a secure place or manner
: absent from a place : gone
: distant in space or time
: played on an opponent's grounds
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