Definition of Plug


  • an old or over-worked horse
  • an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire
    - fire hydrant
  • an electrical device with two or three pins that is inserted in a socket to make an electrical connection
    - male plug
  • electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark
    - spark plug - sparking plug
  • blatant or sensational promotion
  • a wad of something chewable as tobacco
  • blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly


  • insert as a plug
    "She plugged a cork in the wine bottle"
  • insert a plug into
    "plug the wall"
  • make a plug for
    praise the qualities or in order to sell or promote
  • deliver a quick blow to
    "he punched me in the stomach"
  • persist in working hard
    "Students must plug away at this problem"
    - plug away
  • fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug
    "plug the hole"
    "stop up the leak"
    - stop up
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Plug

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Unscramble plug

11 unscramble word found using the letters plug.

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