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Definition 1: a large bottle with a narrow mouth - [noun denoting artifact]

(jug is a kind of ...) a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped

(... is a kind of jug ) a stoneware drinking jug with a long neck; decorated with a caricature of Cardinal Bellarmine (17th century)

(... is a kind of jug ) a jug that holds water

(... is a kind of jug ) a jug that contains whiskey

Definition 2: the quantity contained in a jug - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for jug in the sense of this definition

(jug is a kind of ...) the quantity that a container will hold

Definition 3: stew in an earthenware jug - [verb of change]

Samples where jug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • jug the rabbit

(jug is a kind of ...) cook slowly and for a long time in liquid

"Stew the vegetables in wine"

(jug belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

Samples where jug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The suspects were imprisoned without trial
  • the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life

Synonyms for jug in the sense of this definition

(jug is a kind of ...) deprive of freedom; take into confinement

(jug belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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