Definition of peg-down in English:

peg-down

adjective

  • Designating a competition in which the part of the river bank assigned to each competitor is marked off with a peg or pegs.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Fishing Gazette. From peg + down, after to peg down.

Pronunciation

peg-down

/ˈpɛɡdaʊn/