Plug Meaning

There are 14 meaning(s) for word Plug

Plug Meaning 1 : an old or over-worked horse

    Synonyms : hack,  jade,  nag
Plug Meaning 2 : blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly

    Synonyms : stopper,  stopple
Plug Meaning 3 : blatant or sensational promotion

    Synonyms : ballyhoo,  hoopla,  hype
Plug Meaning 4 : an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire

    Synonyms : fire hydrant,  fireplug
Plug Meaning 5 : deliver a quick blow to

    Synonyms : punch
Plug Meaning 6 : an electrical device with two or three pins that is inserted in a socket to make an electrical connection

    Synonyms : male plug
Plug Meaning 7 : fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug

    Example : plug the hole

    Synonyms : secure,  stop up
Plug Meaning 8 : electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark

    Synonyms : spark plug,  sparking plug
Plug Meaning 9 : a wad of something chewable as tobacco

    Synonyms : chaw,  chew,  cud,  quid,  wad
Plug Meaning 10 : persist in working hard

    Example : Students must plug away at this problem

    Synonyms : plug away
Plug Meaning 11 : insert a plug into

    Example : plug the wall

Plug Meaning 12 : insert as a plug

    Example : She plugged a cork in the wine bottle

Plug Meaning 13 : make a plug for; praise the qualities or in order to sell or promote

Plug Meaning 14 : replace the center of a coin with a baser metal

    Example : plug a nickle

How to Pronounce Plug

  • pləɡ