Main definitions of dug in English

: dug1dug2

dug1

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verb

past and past participle
  • past and past participle of dig

Pronunciation

dug

/dəɡ/

Main definitions of dug in English

: dug1dug2

dug2

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noun

usually dugs
  • 1The udder, teat, or nipple of a female animal.

    ‘It gets very long, and then it goes white, a grizzled mat over withered dugs.’
    • ‘She then gently nips the unfed cub to place it near her dugs.’
    1. 1.1 archaic A woman's breast.
      ‘Witches' breasts are usually depicted in art as flat, hanging dugs; they represent the underside of Western eroticism, with its glorification of firm, youthful bosoms.’
      • ‘As soon as breasts hang like dugs, the belly fills out and the thighs start to crease like a Shar Pei puppy, it's not about the looks anymore, it's about what they supply.’
      mammary gland, mamma

Pronunciation

dug

/dəɡ/

Origin

Mid 16th century possibly of Old Norse origin and related to Swedish dägga, Danish dægge ‘suckle’.