"mug" Definition

  1. the mouth, or face.—_Old._ “‘GOBLET AND MUG.’—Topers should bear in mind that what they quaff from the goblet afterwards appears in the MUG.”
  2. to strike in the face, or fight. Also, to rob or swindle. _Gaelic_, MUIG, to suffocate, oppress; _Irish_, MUGAIM, to kill, destroy.
  3. “to MUG oneself,” to get tipsy.

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Position in the dictionary: 2264 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: mug-up, mugging, muggy, mull, mulligrubs., mullingar heifer, multee kertever, mum, mummer, mump
Previous words in the dictionary: mufti, muffin-worry, muffin-face, muffin-cap, muff, mudfog, mud-student, mud-lark, mud-crusher, mucker

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