Main definitions of dug in English

: dug1dug2

dug1

  • past and past participle of dig

Pronunciation:

dug

/dʌɡ/

Main definitions of dug in English

: dug1dug2

dug2

noun

  • 1The udder, teat, or nipple of a female animal.

    • ‘It gets very long, and then it goes white, a grizzled mat over withered dugs.’
    • ‘She then gently nips the unfed cub to place it near her dugs.’
    1. 1.1archaic A woman's breast.
      • ‘Witches' breasts are usually depicted in art as flat, hanging dugs; they represent the underside of Western eroticism, with its glorification of firm, youthful bosoms.’
      • ‘As soon as breasts hang like dugs, the belly fills out and the thighs start to crease like a Shar Pei puppy, it's not about the looks anymore, it's about what they supply.’

Origin

Mid 16th century: possibly of Old Norse origin and related to Swedish dägga, Danish dægge suckle.

Pronunciation:

dug

/dʌɡ/