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  Words related to slug

Related / Similar Words: bullet, sluggard, slog, swig, idle, laze, stagnate

 

Definition:
  • any of various terrestrial gastropods having an elongated slimy body and no external shell;
  • a projectile that is fired from a gun;
  • an idle slothful person;
  • strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat; "He slugged me so hard that I passed out";
  • be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning";

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    Hyponyms: dumdum, dumdum bullet, full metal jacket, rifle ball, rubber bullet, moon, moon around, moon on, ride the bench, warm the bench, daydream, bum, bum around, bum about, arse around, arse about, loaf, frig around, waste one's time, lounge around, loll, loll around, lounge about, lie about, lie around

     

    Part Meronyms: cartridge

     

    Member Meronyms: Limacidae, family Limacidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: idle, laze, stagnate, slugger, slogger, batter, hitter, batsman, stagnation, stagnancy, doldrums, sluggard, idler, loafer, do-nothing, layabout, bum, idleness, idling, loafing

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: ligavec   Bosnian: puž slinar  
    Catalan: llimac   Chinese: 鼻涕虫  
    Dutch: slak   Finnish: etana  
    French: limace   German: Nacktschnecke  
    Greek: Γαστερόποδο   Indonesian: siput  
    Interlingua: limace   Italian: lumaca  
    Japanese: 蛞蝓   Lithuanian: šliužas  
    Polish: ślimak nagi   Portuguese: lesma  
    Romanian: melc   Russian: слизняк  
    Slovene: polž slinar   Spanish: babosa  
     
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