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Noun
(slang, uncountable plural) Bullets or ammunition
“We have a president who once took a slug from a gun-toting nut.”
Noun
Plural for a hard strike
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“Mike pressed home his advantage, delivering punches fast and hard and finishing off with a slug to his opponent's chin.”
Noun
Plural for a portion of a serving of a beverage that is swallowed at one time
“Not in the mood for conversation, he knocked back yet another slug of whiskey.”
Noun
Plural for a person who is lazy or idle
“After his epiphany, he realized that there was more to life than being a slug.”
Noun
Plural for a multicellular assembly formed by dictyostelid amoebae
Noun
Plural for a person who is lazy and has low standards of cleanliness
Noun
Plural for a quantity of a medicine or drug taken or recommended to be taken at a particular time
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Plural for payment for a service, typically a journey on public transport
Verb
To hit very hard
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“She would slug the back of the chair in anger, knocking it over.”
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To drink quickly
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“As soon as he thought of his wife back home, he began to slug his drink like a drunken brute.”
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To engage in hostilities or an altercation
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(slang) To negatively criticize
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