Definitions for tug
  • Tug (v. t.) - To pull or draw with great effort; to draw along with continued exertion; to haul along; to tow; as, to tug a loaded cart; to tug a ship into port.
  • Tug (v. t.) - To pull; to pluck.
  • Tug (v. i.) - To pull with great effort; to strain in labor; as, to tug at the oar; to tug against the stream.
  • Tug (v. i.) - To labor; to strive; to struggle.
  • Tug (n.) - A pull with the utmost effort, as in the athletic contest called tug of war; a supreme effort.
  • Tug (n.) - A sort of vehicle, used for conveying timber and heavy articles.
  • Tug (n.) - A small, powerful steamboat used to tow vessels; -- called also steam tug, tugboat, and towboat.
  • Tug (n.) - A trace, or drawing strap, of a harness.
  • Tug (n.) - An iron hook of a hoisting tub, to which a tackle is affixed.
  • Tugged (imp. & p. p.) - of Tug
  • Tugging (p. pr. & vb. n.) - of Tug
  • Tuggingly (adv.) - In a tugging manner; with laborious pulling.
  • Tuggings - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
  • Tugs - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
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