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dug

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier dugge ("pap, teat"; compare also English dialectal ducky, dukky (the female breast)), apparently connected to Danish dægge (to suckle), Swedish dägga (to suck), Old English dēon (to suckle). More at doe.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dug (plural dugs)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) Mammary gland on domestic mammal containing more than two breasts.

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VerbEdit

dug

  1. simple past tense and past participle of dig

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse dǫgg (dew), from Proto-Germanic *dawwō (dew), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- (to flow, run). Cognate with German Tau (dew). More at dew.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /duɡ/, [d̥uɡ̊]

NounEdit

dug c (singular definite duggen, not used in plural form)

  1. dew

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse dúkr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /duːɡ/, [d̥uːˀ]

NounEdit

dug c (singular definite dugen, plural indefinite duge)

  1. tablecloth (a cloth used to cover and protect a table, especially for a dining table)
  2. a piece of canvas or cloth
  3. a piece of bunting (material from which flags are made)
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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dug

  1. to insert; push in
  2. to hide, conceal
  3. (informal) to have sex

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LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

dug

  1. rafsi of dugri.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

dug

  1. imperative of duga and duge

ScotsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dug (plural dugs)

  1. dog.

VerbEdit

tae dug (third-person singular simple present dugs, present participle duggin, simple past duggit, past participle duggit)

  1. To stand up to; to outlast.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dъlgъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dȗg m (Cyrillic spelling ду̑г)

  1. debt
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dьlgъ.

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AdjectiveEdit

dȕg (definite dȕgī, comparative dȕžī, Cyrillic spelling ду̏г)

  1. long
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SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

dug

  1. imperative of duga.

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dug

  1. (obsolete, literary) third-person singular past of dwyn

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dug ddug nug unchanged