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Noun
A piece of solid material fitting tightly into a hole and blocking it up
“Remove enough of the gypsum from this piece so that you are left with a plug the size of the hole and a paper brim that will cover the bare gypsum.”
Noun
A piece of publicity promoting a product, event, or establishment
“I'll put in another plug for their courses on tape.”
Noun
A piece of tobacco cut from a larger cake for chewing
“A woman stays around the store till she get old as Methuselah and still can't cut a little thing like a plug of tobacco!”
Noun
A pronged connecting device which fits into a mating socket
Noun
Any piece of wood, metal, or other substance used to stop or fill a hole
Verb
To close up so that no empty spaces remain
“Crews are working to plug a major oil leak.”
Verb
To provide publicity for
“She received a massive, multi-million dollar payment to help plug Leitch's upcoming book.”
Verb
To devote serious and sustained effort
“… plugged away at solving the math problem.”
Verb
To strike with a missile from a gun
“Why doesn't he just jump out and plug me full of lead right now?”
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