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Plural for a short pin or bolt, typically tapered at one end, that is used for securing something in place, hanging things on, or marking a position
“We rode to the lake where I saw 3 more horses tied to a peg stuck in the ground.”
Plural for an individual part of a process, series, or ranking
“… took the arrogant student down a peg.”
To arrange or assign according to type
“… pegged her as a backstabber right from the beginning.”
To send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
“… pegged the ball to the second baseman.”
Fix, secure, or mark with a peg or pegs
“Trying to peg a sheet on to the washing line.”
To fix or maintain something, such as prices, at a particular level or value
“The publishing industry defends its pricing policies, saying that foreign sales would be impossible if book prices were not pegged to local market conditions.”
To work steadily
“He urged them to persist with their efforts to bring about peace.”
To move one's pegs to indicate points scored
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