Found 3 items, similar to tug.
English → Indonesian
ganggut, kapal penarik, merenggut, perkelahian, sentakan
English → English
n 1: a sudden abrupt pull [syn: jerk
2: a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
v 1: pull hard; “The prisoner tugged at the chains”
; “This movie
tugs at the heart strings”
2: strive and make an effort to reach a goal; “She tugged for
years to make a decent living”
; “We have to push a little
to make the deadline!”
; “She is driving away at her
3: tow (a vessel) with a tug; “The tugboat tugged the freighter
into the harbor”
4: carry with difficulty; “You'll have to lug this suitcase”
5: move by pulling hard; “The horse finally tugged the cart out
of the mud”
6: pull or strain hard at; “Each oar was tugged by several men”
7: struggle in opposition; “She tugged and wrestled with her
English → English
, v. i.
1. To pull with great effort; to strain in labor; as, to tug
at the oar; to tug against the stream.
He tugged, he shook, till down they came. --Milton.
2. To labor; to strive; to struggle.
England now is left
To tug and scamble and to part by the teeth
The unowed interest of proud-swelling state. --Shak.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tugged
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [OE. toggen; akin to OD. tocken to entice, G.
zucken to jerk, draw, Icel. toga to draw, AS. t['e]on, p. p.
togen, to draw, G. ziehen, OHG. ziohan, Goth. tiuhan, L.
ducere to lead, draw. Cf. Duke
, v. t.,
, v. t., Tuck
to press in, Toy
1. 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.
There sweat, there strain, tug the laborious oar.
2. To pull; to pluck. [Obs.]
To ease the pain,
His tugged cars suffered with a strain. --Hudibras.
1. A pull with the utmost effort, as in the athletic contest
called tug of war; a supreme effort.
At the tug he falls,
Vast ruins come along, rent from the smoking walls.
2. A sort of vehicle, used for conveying timber and heavy
articles. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
3. (Naut.) A small, powerful steamboat used to tow vessels;
-- called also steam tug
, and towboat
4. A trace, or drawing strap, of a harness.
5. (Mining.) An iron hook of a hoisting tub, to which a
tackle is affixed.
, an iron hook or button to which a tug or trace
may be attached, as on the shaft of a wagon.