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plug

verb

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1 to close up so that no empty spaces remain
  • plugged the hole in the wall with putty

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3 to provide publicity for
  • the actress is giving lots of interviews to plug her latest movie

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4 to strike with a missile from a gun
  • the drug lord plugged the stool pigeon as a lesson for any others who were tempted to talk

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plug

noun

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The first known use of plug was in 1606

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“Plug.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plug. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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