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Definition of Tug
Tug Tug, v. i.
1. To pull with great effort; to strain in labor; as, to tug
at the oar; to tug against the stream.
He tugged, he shook, till down they came. --Milton.
2. To labor; to strive; to struggle.
England now is left To tug and scamble and to part
by the teeth The unowed interest of proud-swelling
TugTug Tug, n.
1. A pull with the utmost effort, as in the athletic contest
called tug of war; a supreme effort.
At the tug he falls, Vast ruins come along, rent
from the smoking walls. --Dryden.
2. A sort of vehicle, used for conveying timber and heavy
articles. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
3. (Naut.) A small, powerful steamboat used to tow vessels;
-- called also steam tug, tugboat, and towboat.
4. A trace, or drawing strap, of a harness.
5. (Mining.) An iron hook of a hoisting tub, to which a
tackle is affixed.
Tug iron, an iron hook or button to which a tug or trace
may be attached, as on the shaft of a wagon.
Meaning of Tug from wikipedia
- or tug
is a marine vessel
that manoeuvres other vessels
them, with direct contact
or a tow line. These boats typically tug
- Look up tug
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A tug
is a boat that maneuvers vessels
may also refer...
of war (also known
o' war, tug
war, rope war, rope pulling, or tugging
war) is a sport
that pits two teams against
in a test of...
- Frank Edwin
Jr. (August 30, 1944 – January
5, 2004) was an American professional baseball relief pitcher
and long-time Major League
- The Tug
Fork is a tributary
of the Big Sandy
River, 159 miles
(256 km) long, in southwestern
West Virginia, southwestern
Virginia, and eastern
- A salvage tug
as a wrecking tug
, is a specialized
type of tugboat
that is used to rescue ships
that are in distress
or in danger...
- A tug
(Mongolian: туг [tʰʊɡ], Turkish: tuğ
Turkish: طوغ ṭuġ
or توغ tuġ
, Old Turkic: 𐱃𐰆𐰍, romanized: tuğ
) or sulde
(Mongolian: сүлд), (Tibetan:...
Hill, sometimes referred
to as the Tug
Hill Plateau, is an upland region
New York State, famous
for heavy winter
snows. The Tug
- The Lord Nelson Victory Tug
is a brand
of recreational trawler designed
by James Backus
by Lord Nelson
Yachts, Inc. based
in Seattle, Washington...
- A fish tug
fishtug, fish tugboat, fishing tug
, etc.) is a type of boat that was used for commercial fishing
in the first
half of the...
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