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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A large bottle with a narrow mouth; The quantity contained in a large bottle v. - Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail.

Usage examples (35)
  • jug the rabbit
  • Many, many moons ago, I got all froggy with my Dad regarding a certain jug of wine sitting in the pantry.
  • A jug is an ideal focus for critiquing of our understanding of things as solid, discreet objects, rather than
  • The sounds of a struggle were unmistakable, and Joanna leaped to her feet, grabbing the water jug from the floor. for more
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