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peg

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of peg

  1. an individual part of a process, series, or ranking took the arrogant student down a peg Synonyms of peg chapter, cut, grade, inch, notch, degree, phase, place, point, stage, stepWords Related to peg angle, aspect, facet, side; amount, measure, plane; decrement, increment


peg

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of peg

  1. 1 to arrange or assign according to type pegged her as a backstabber right from the beginning Synonyms of peg assort, break down, categorize, class, codify, compartment, compartmentalize, digest, distinguish, distribute, grade, group, classify, place, range, rank, relegate, separate, sort, typeWords Related to peg array, dispose, draw up, marshal (also marshall), order, organize, systematize; alphabetize, catalog (or catalogue), file, index, list, refer; pigeonhole, shelve; identify, recognize; cull, screen, set, sieve, sift, winnow; clump, cluster, colligate; recategorize, reclassify, regroup; subcategorizeNear Antonyms of peg confuse, disarrange, jumble, lump, mix (up), scramble; misclassify, missort, mistype

  2. 2 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm pegged the ball to the second baseman Synonyms of peg cast, catapult, chuck, dash, fire, fling, heave, hurl, hurtle, launch, lob, loft, throw, pelt, pitch, sling, tossWords Related to peg bowl, dart, flip, gun, hook, pass, roll, shoot; buck, eject, impel, precipitate, project, propel, rifle, thrust



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