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Pronunciation of Jug: Learn how to pronounce Jug in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word jug:

1British a cylindrical container with a handle and a lip, used for holding and pouring liquids.
North American a large container for liquids, with a narrow mouth and typically a stopper or cap.
the contents of a jug:
she gave us a big jug of water
2 (the jug) informal prison:
three months in the jug
3 (jugs) vulgar slang a woman’s breasts.
4 (also jug handle) Climbing a secure hold that is cut into rock for climbing.
verb (jugs, jugging, jugged)
[with object]
1 (usually as adjective jugged) stew or boil (a hare or rabbit) in a covered container:
jugged hare
2North American informal prosecute and imprison (someone):
the hotel could jug him for trespassing


noun (plural jugfuls)

mid 16th century: perhaps from Jug, pet form of the given names Joan, Joanna, and Jenny