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  Words related to mug

Related / Similar Words: countenance, physiognomy, phiz, visage, kisser, smiler, chump, fool, gull, mark, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, mugful

 

Definition:
  • with handle and usually cylindrical;
  • the human face (`kisser'' and `smiler'' and `mug'' are informal terms for `face'' and `phiz'' is British);
  • a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of;
  • the quantity that can be held in a mug;
  • rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence; "I was mugged in the streets of New York last night";

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    Hyponyms: beer mug, stein, coffee mug, toby, toby jug, toby fillpot jug, pudding face, pudding-face

     

    Part Meronyms: human head

     

    Derivational Morphology: smile, absorb, suck, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, draw, take in, take up, fool, gull, befool, dupe, slang, cod, put on, put one over, put one across, muggee, mugger, mugging

     

    Anagrams: gum

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: krus   Dutch: beker  
    Finnish: muki   French: mug  
    German: Becher   Hebrew: ספל  
    Portuguese: caneca   Slovak: hrnček  
    Spanish: taza   Swedish: mugg  
    Welsh: mẁg  
     
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