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English definition of “peg out”

peg out

UK slang phrasal verb with peg     /peɡ/ verb (-gg-)
(also peg it) to die Death and dyingFunctioningPerforming a function to stop working : The car finally pegged out about 20 miles from home .Death and dyingFunctioningPerforming a function
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