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plugged

adjective

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plugged

verb
past tense of plug

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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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The first known use of plugged was in 1694

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“Plugged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plugged. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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