Dug in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is dug a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word dug is a Scrabble US word. The word dug is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

D2U1G2

Is dug a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word dug is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

D2U1G2

Is dug a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word dug is a Words With Friends word. The word dug is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

D2U2G3

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You can make 3 words from 'dug' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'dug'

DUG 5 

2 letters words from 'dug'

GU 3UG 3

All 3 letters words made out of dug

dug udg dgu gdu ugd gud

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word dug. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in dug.

Definitions and meaning of dug

dug

Pronunciation

  • enPR: dŭg, IPA(key): /dʌɡ/
  • Rhymes: -ʌɡ
  • Homophone: Doug

Etymology 1

Verb

dug

  1. simple past tense and past participle of dig (replacing earlier digged)

Etymology 2

From earlier dugge ("pap, teat"; compare also English dialectal ducky, dukky (the female breast)), apparently connected to Danish dægge (to suckle), Swedish dägga (to suck), Old English dēon (to suckle). More at doe. Compare doug

Noun

dug (plural dugs)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) A mammary gland on a domestic mammal with more than two breasts.
    • c 1601, William Shakespeare, Hamlet Act 5, Scene II
      He did comply with his dug before he sucked it.
    • 1820, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Oedipus Tyrannus; Or, Swellfoot The Tyrant: A Tragedy in Two Acts:
      First Pig.
      I suck, but no milk will come from the dug.

Translations

Anagrams

  • UDG, gud

Danish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse dǫgg (dew), from Proto-Germanic *dawwō (dew), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewh₂- (smoke, haze). Cognate with German Tau (dew).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /duɡ/, [d̥uɡ̊]

Noun

dug c (singular definite duggen, not used in plural form)

  1. dew

Etymology 2

From Old Norse dúkr.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /duːɡ/, [d̥uːˀ]

Noun

dug c (singular definite dugen, plural indefinite duge)

  1. tablecloth (a cloth used to cover and protect a table, especially for a dining table)
  2. a piece of canvas or cloth
  3. a piece of bunting (material from which flags are made)
Declension
Derived terms

References

  • “dug” in Den Danske Ordbog

Hungarian

Etymology

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Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈduɡ]
  • Rhymes: -uɡ

Verb

dug

  1. (transitive) to stick, tuck, insert, push in
    Synonym: illeszt
  2. (transitive) to hide, conceal
    Synonym: rejt
  3. (transitive, informal) to have sex
    Synonyms: szexel, kefél

Conjugation

Derived terms

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Norwegian Nynorsk

Verb

dug

  1. imperative of duga and duge

Scots

Alternative forms

  • duggie (diminutive)

Etymology

From Old English docga (hound, powerful breed of dog). Cognate with English dog.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dʌɡ/

Noun

dug (plural dugs)

  1. dog.

Verb

dug (third-person singular present dugs, present participle duggin, past duggit, past participle duggit)

  1. To stand up to; to outlast.

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *dъlgъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dûːɡ/

Noun

dȗg m (Cyrillic spelling ду̑г)

  1. debt
Declension

Etymology 2

From Proto-Slavic *dьlgъ. Cognated with Czech dlouhý.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dûɡ/

Adjective

dȕg (definite dȕgī, comparative dȕžī, Cyrillic spelling ду̏г)

  1. long
Declension

Swedish

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ʉːɡ

Verb

dug

  1. imperative of duga.

Anagrams

  • Gud, gud

Welsh

Pronunciation

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /dɨːɡ/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /diːɡ/

Verb

dug

  1. (obsolete, literary) third-person singular past of dwyn

Mutation


Yola

Noun

dug

  1. dog

References

  • J. Poole W. Barnes, A Glossary, with Some Pieces of Verse, of the Old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy (1867)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • the udder of a female mammal.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)