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pug

noun \ ˈpəg \

Definition of pug

1 :any of a breed of small sturdy compact dogs of Asian origin with a smooth, short coat, tightly curled tail, short muzzle, and broad wrinkled face
2 a :pug nose
b :a close knot or coil of hair :bun

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Origin and Etymology of pug

obsolete pug hobgoblin, monkey


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pug

verb

Definition of pug

pugged; pugging
transitive verb
:to work and mix (a substance, such as clay) when wet especially to make more homogeneous and easier to handle (as in throwing or molding wares)

Origin and Etymology of pug

origin unknown


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pug

noun

Definition of pug

:1boxer 1

Origin and Etymology of pug

by shortening & alteration from pugilist


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pug

noun

Definition of pug

Origin and Etymology of pug

Hindi & Urdu pag foot, step


PUG Defined for Kids

pug

noun \ ˈpəg \

Definition of pug for Students

:a small muscular dog having a curled tail and a flattened face with wrinkles


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