TUG MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Tug Definition & Synonyms

  1. (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.
  2. (n.) A trace, or drawing strap, of a harness.
  3. (v. i.) To labor; to strive; to struggle.
  4. (n.) A small, powerful steamboat used to tow vessels; -- called also steam tug, tugboat, and towboat.
  5. (v. t.) To pull; to pluck.
  6. (n.) A pull with the utmost effort, as in the athletic contest called tug of war; a supreme effort.
  7. (n.) A sort of vehicle, used for conveying timber and heavy articles.
  8. (v. i.) To pull with great effort; to strain in labor; as, to tug at the oar; to tug against the stream.
  9. (n.) An iron hook of a hoisting tub, to which a tackle is affixed.


Synonyms:
Drive, Jerk, Labor, Lug, Push, Tote, Towboat, Tower, Tugboat,

• Tugger Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who tugs.


Synonyms:
Puller,

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