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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chug(verb)

    the dull explosive noise made by an engine

  2. chug(verb)

    make a dull, explosive sound

    "the engine chugged down the street"


  1. chug(Noun)

    A dull, fairly quick explosive or percussive sound, as if made by a labouring engine.

  2. chug(Noun)

    A dog; a cross between a pug and a chihuahua.

  3. chug(Noun)

    A person of native American descent.

  4. chug(Verb)

    To make dull explosive sounds.

    I can't believe he chugged three beers.

  5. chug(Verb)

    to drink a large amount (especially of beer) in a single action; to chugalug.

    I can't believe he chugged three beers.

  6. chug(Verb)

    To move or travel whilst making such sounds.

    We were chugging along a back road when the engine cut out.

  7. chug(Verb)

    (from 'charity + mug) To solicit charitable donations on the street, particularly when done in a persistent manner.

    I got chugged in the town centre today.

  8. Origin: Onomatopoeia

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. chug

    To run slowly; to grind or grovel. “The disk is chugging like crazy.”

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chug in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chug in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of chug in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    When I ’m under the weather, Ican afford to take a few days off, millions of Americans ca n’t, they either go to work sick or lose a paycheck, lots of Americans still don't even have insurance, or they do but it’s too expensive to actually use, so they toss back some Tylenols, they chug orange juice, hope that the cough or the virus goes away on its own.

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