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

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word tugboat:

noun
= tug

verb
Word forms: tugs, tugging, tugged
when intr, sometimes foll by at to pull or drag with sharp or powerful movements ⇒ the boy tugged at the door handle
(transitive) to tow (a vessel) by means of a tug
(intransitive) to work; toil
noun
a strong pull or jerk ⇒ he gave the rope a tug
Also called: tugboat, towboat. a boat with a powerful engine, used for towing barges, ships, etc
a hard struggle or fight
a less common word for trace2 (sense 1)
Derived Forms
ˈtugger noun
Word Origin
C13: related to Old English tēon to tow1