tug

tugs

Substantiv
sjöfart
a sudden abrupt pull

Synonymer

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Synonymer




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tugged

tugged

tugging

Verb
tug
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pull hard
  • "The prisoner tugged at the chains"
  • "This movie tugs at the heart strings"
exert oneself
  • "She tugged for years to make a decent living"

Synonymer

tow (a vessel) with a tug
  • "The tugboat tugged the freighter into the harbor"

Synonymer

move by pulling hard: "The horse finally tugged the cart out of the mud"
pull or strain hard at
  • "Each oar was tugged by several men"
struggle in opposition
  • "She tugged and wrestled with her conflicts"