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EnglishEdit

 
A small nug

EtymologyEdit

From nugget.

NounEdit

nug ‎(plural nugs)

  1. (slang) A piece of marijuana.
    • 2006, Jason King, The Cannabible 3, p. 25:
      A deep inhalation of a fresh ground-up nug leaves you with a giant smile and a tingly nose.
  2. (slang) A chicken nugget.
    • 2012, Mike Lacher, On the Bro'd: A Parody of Jack Kerouac’s On the Road (page 71)
      A lotta times I grabbed bags of frozen chicken nuggets to take home. “You know what they say,” Ricky would be like. “Dude's gotta have nugs.”

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • The Routledge dictionary of modern American slang and unconventional English, by Tom Dalzell, Eric Partridge, p. 703

AnagramsEdit


WelshEdit

VerbEdit

nug

  1. Nasal mutation of dug.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dug ddug nug unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.