Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “slog” en inglés

See all translations

slog

verb uk   /slɒɡ/ us    /slɑːɡ/ (-gg-)

slog verb (WORK HARD)

[I usually + adv/prep] mainly UK informal to work hard over a long period, especially doing work that is difficult or boring: I've been slogging away for days on this essay and I'm still not finished. [I + adv/prep] to travel or move with difficulty, for example through wet, sticky soil or snow, or when you are very tired: Despite the rain, they slogged on for another six miles.

slog verb (HIT HARD)

[T] UK to hit a ball hard and often in an uncontrolled way

slog

noun uk   /slɒɡ/ us    /slɑːɡ/

slog noun (HARD WORK)

[S] mainly UK informal a period of difficult or tiring effort: The exams were a real hard slog but I'm glad I did them. That last hill before the finishing-line was a long slog!

slog noun (HARD HIT)

[C] UK informal a very hard, and often uncontrolled hit: And that was a real slog from Kumar.
(Definition of slog from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de slog
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “slog” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

guru

a religious leader or teacher in the Hindu or Sikh religion

Palabra del día

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Aprende más 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Aprende más