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Noun
A hard or sudden pull
“I took the edge of the blanket and gave it a hard tug pulling the whole thing off the bed.”
Noun
A small, powerful boat used to push or pull barges or to help maneuver larger vessels
Verb
To pull or drag along through the application of steady force
“She tugged him along by his arm.”
Verb
To pull or drag with great effort
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“She tugged at Rob's sleeve with just enough force to suggest that she would tug much harder if he did not comply with her wishes.”
Verb
To apply great and continuous effort
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Verb
To engage in a competition or contest
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