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Definition of “mug” - Learner’s Dictionary

mug

noun [C]     /mʌɡ/
CUP A2 a large cup with straight sides usually used for hot drinks: a coffee mug a steaming mug of teaDishes, bowls, cups and glasses
PERSON informal someone who is stupid and easily deceived: I was such a mug to think he'd pay me back.Stupid and silly peopleNaive and trustingInexperienced (of people)
Translations of “mug”
in Arabic كوب كَبير (مَج)…
in Korean 머그컵…
in Malaysian kole…
in French chope…
in Turkish kulplu büyük bardak, maşrapa, avanak…
in Italian tazzone, boccale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 杯子, (盛熱飲用的)馬克杯,大杯子…
in Russian кружка, балбес, простофиля…
in Polish kubek, frajer/ka…
in Vietnamese ca…
in Spanish tazón…
in Portuguese caneca…
in Thai เหยือก…
in German der Becher…
in Catalan tassa (alta)…
in Japanese マグカップ…
in Indonesian cangkir besar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杯子, (盛热饮用的)大杯子…
(Definition of mug noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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