jug

Sinhala Dictionary definitions for jug

jug 🔊 /ʤʌˈg/

jug : ජෝගුව

jug : කෙණ්ඩිය

jug : පෝච්වය

jug : කුණ්ඩිකාව

jug : ජග්ගුව

jug : කොතලය

jug : අනුකම්පා විරහිත ක්‍රියාමාර්ගය

jug : අනුකම්පා විරහිත චාරිත්‍රවිධිය

jug : පූකුරුව

jug definition

Noun.

  1. A vessel, usually of coarse earthenware, with a swelling belly and narrow mouth, and having a handle on one side.
  2. A pitcher; a ewer.
  3. A prison; a jail; a lockup.

Transitive verb.

  1. To seethe or stew, as in a jug or jar placed in boiling water; as, to jug a hare.
  2. To commit to jail; to imprison.

Intransitive verb.

  1. To utter a sound resembling this word, as certain birds do, especially the nightingale.
  2. To nestle or collect together in a covey; -- said of quails and partridges.