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mug

noun

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The quantity that can be held in a mug.

synonym: mugful.

Roget 191: receptacle; inclosure etc. 232; recipient, receiver, reservatory.    compartment; cell, cellule; follicle; hole, corner, niche, ... show more

Roget 384: increase of temperature; heating etc. v.; calefaction, tepefaction, torrefaction; melting, fusion; liquefaction etc. 335; burning etc. ... show more

Polish: kufel



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A person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of.

synonyms: chump, fall guy, fool, gull, mark, patsy, soft touch, sucker.

Dutch: sul, dwaas, meeuw, achterlijke, idioot, sukkel, goedzak, lobbes

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The human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British).

synonyms: countenance, kisser, phiz, physiognomy, smiler, visage.

Dutch: fysionomie
Polish: gębusia

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With handle and usually cylindrical.

Dutch: beker, mok
Polish: kubek

verb

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Rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence.

Roget 791: steal, thieve, rob, mug, purloin, pilfer, filch, prig, bag, nim, crib, cabbage, palm; abstract; ... show more


Moby thesaurus: Photostat, Telephoto, Wirephoto, X-ray, Xerox, aerial photograph, ambush, assail, assault, attack, babe, barbarize, batter, bazoo, beaker, black-and-white photograph, blackjack, blitz, blockhead, boob ... show more.

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