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tug

verb [I/T]  us   /tʌɡ/ (-gg-)
to pull something quickly with force or effort: [T] We tugged the sled up the hill. [I] He had to tug hard.
tug
noun [C]  us   /tʌɡ/
She felt a tug at her sleeve.
Translations of “tug”
in Arabic يَشُدّ بِشِدَّة…
in Korean 끌다…
in Malaysian menyentap…
in French tirer (sur)…
in Turkish kuvvetle asılmak, şiddetle çekmek…
in Italian tirare con forza…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用力)拉,拖,拽…
in Russian дергать…
in Polish ciągnąć, szarpać…
in Vietnamese kéo mạnh, lôi kéo…
in Spanish tirar (de), dar un estirón…
in Portuguese tirar, arrancar, puxar…
in Thai ดึง…
in German zerren…
in Catalan estirar, estrebar…
in Japanese ~をぐいっと引っ張る, 強く引く…
in Indonesian menarik…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用力)拉,拖,拽…
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