Definition of “peg” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /peɡ/

an object on a wall or door that you hang things on

ON ROPE (also clothes peg) UK

a short piece of wood, plastic, etc that is used to hold clothes on a rope while they dry


a stick made of metal or wood that has a sharp end and which is used to fix something somewhere:

a tent peg

(Definition of “peg noun” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)