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Textual thesaurus for "plug"

(noun) hack, nag, jade

an old or over-worked horse


(noun) fire hydrant, fireplug

an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire


(noun) stopper, stopple

blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly


(noun) male plug

an electrical device with two or three pins that is inserted in a socket to make an electrical connection


(noun) spark plug, sparking plug

electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark


(noun) hype, hoopla, ballyhoo

blatant or sensational promotion


(noun) quid, wad, chaw, chew, cud

a wad of something chewable as tobacco


(verb) plug away

persist in working hard

Students must plug away at this problem


(verb) punch

deliver a quick blow to

he punched me in the stomach


(verb) stop up, secure

fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug

plug the hole; stop up the leak