Definitions of tug

The word tug uses 3 letters:gtu.

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v. t. - 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. 2

v. t. - To pull; to pluck. 2

v. i. - To pull with great effort; to strain in labor; as, to tug at the oar; to tug against the stream. 2

v. i. - To labor; to strive; to struggle. 2

n. - A pull with the utmost effort, as in the athletic contest called tug of war; a supreme effort. 2

n. - A sort of vehicle, used for conveying timber and heavy articles. 2

n. - A small, powerful steamboat used to tow vessels; -- called also steam tug, tugboat, and towboat. 2

n. - A trace, or drawing strap, of a harness. 2

n. - An iron hook of a hoisting tub, to which a tackle is affixed. 2


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Words formed by adding one letter

l - glut8

o - gout7

s - gust7 guts7 tugs7

h - thug9

r - trug7

n - tung8

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