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plural of mug
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as in cups
a round vessel equipped with a handle and designed for drinking a coffee mug

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as in faces
the front part of the head she joked about not having to see his ugly mug anymore

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verb

present tense third-person singular of mug
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as in scowls
to distort one's face every time their picture was snapped, both children mugged by sticking out their tongues or scrunching up their faces

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as in photographs
to take a photograph of mugging captured criminals for the police records

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“Mugs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mugs. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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