Definisi 'tug'
English to English
noun
1 a sudden abrupt pull
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2 a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
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3 A pull with the utmost effort, as in the athletic contest called tug of war; a supreme effort.
source: webster1913
verb
4 pull hard
Example:
• The prisoner tugged at the chains
• This movie tugs at the heart strings
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5 strive and make an effort to reach a goal
Example:
• She tugged for years to make a decent living
• We have to push a little to make the deadline!
• She is driving away at her doctoral thesis
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6 tow (a vessel) with a tug
Example:
• The tugboat tugged the freighter into the harbor
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7 carry with difficulty
Example:
• You'll have to lug this suitcase
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8 move by pulling hard
Example:
• The horse finally tugged the cart out of the mud
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9 pull or strain hard at
Example:
• Each oar was tugged by several men
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10 struggle in opposition
Example:
• She tugged and wrestled with her conflicts
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11 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.
source: webster1913
12 To pull with great effort; to strain in labor; as, to tug at the oar; to tug against the stream.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
jerk, yank, twitch, tow, plough on, press on, push on, labor, labour, toil, project, pull, pulling, boat, contend, fight, reach, strain, strive, helm, bear on, push,

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