Complete Definition of "jug"

English

Pronunciation
enPR|jÅ­g, IPA|/dÊÊÉ¡/, SAMPA|/dZVg/
rhymes|ÊÉ¡

Noun
en-noun

  1. A large round serve|serving vessel, with a small mouth, a handle and often a stopper.
  2. The amount that a jug can hold.
  3. slang jail / gaol
  4. vulgar slang (plural) A woman's breasts.

Translations
trans-top|large serving vessel
Czech: džbán m, džbánek m
Dutch: kan f
Esperanto: kruÄo
Finnish: kolpakko, tuoppi
German: Kanne f, Krug m
Icelandic: kanna f, krús f
Italian: bricco m, brocca f
trans-mid
Serbian: krÄag m, bokal m
Slovenian: bokal m, vrÄ m
Spanish: jarra
trans-bottom

trans-top|amount a jug can hold
Czech: džbán m, džbánek m
Dutch: kan f
Finnish: kolpakollinen, tuopillinen
Icelandic: kanna f, krús f
trans-mid
Slovenian: bokal m, vrÄ m
Spanish: jarra
trans-bottom

trans-top|slang: jail/gaol
Czech: basa f, loch m
Dutch: bak m
Finnish: linna
German: Knast m
Icelandic: fangelsi m, steininn m
trans-mid
trans-bottom

trans-top|vulgar slang: womanâs breasts
Dutch: tet f
Finnish: kannu, munkki, tissi
Icelandic: tútta f (túttur f|p), bobblingur m (bobblingar m|p)
trans-mid
trans-bottom

Verb
en-verb|jug|g|ed

  1. transitive To stew in an earthenware jug etc.
  2. context|transitive|slang To put into jail / gaol.

trans-top|to stew in an earthenware
Icelandic: sjóða í leirpotti, sjóða í leirpotti með loki
trans-mid
trans-bottom

trans-top|to put in jail
Icelandic: fangelsa, setja í fangelsi, stinga í steininn, stinga inn, henda í fangelsi
trans-mid
trans-bottom

Derived terms
measuring jug
jug ears

Category:Containers


Albanian

Etymology
From Serbian language; cf. jug#Serbian|jug.

Noun
jug m

  1. south

Category:Albanian nouns


Bosnian

Noun
jug m

  1. south

Antonyms
sjever#Bosnian|sjever

Category:Bosnian nouns


Croatian

Noun
infl|hr|noun|g=n

  1. south

Declension
hr-decl-noun
|jug|-
|juga|-
|jugu|-
|jug|-
|juže|-
|jugu|-
|jugom|-


Serbian

Noun
jug m

  1. south

Antonyms
sever#Serbian|sever

Cyrillic spelling
ÑÑг#Serbian|ÑÑг

Category:Serbian nouns


Slovene

Noun
jug m

  1. south

Category:Slovene nouns

ang:jug
el:jug
fa:jug
fr:jug
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it:jug
pl:jug
ru:jug
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fi:jug
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zh:jug

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