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The word peg is in the Wiktionary

66 short excerpts of Wiktionnary (A collaborative project to produce a free-content dictionary.)

— English words —
  • peg n. A cylindrical wooden or metal object used to fasten or as a bearing between objects.
  • peg n. A protrusion used to hang things on.
  • peg n. (Figurative) A support; a reason; a pretext.
  • peg n. (Cribbage) A peg moved on a crib board to keep score.
  • peg n. (Finance) A fixed exchange rate, where a currency’s value is matched to the value of another currency…
  • peg n. (UK) A small quantity of a strong alcoholic beverage.
  • peg n. A place formally allotted for fishing.
  • peg n. (Colloquial, dated) A leg or foot.
  • peg n. One of the pins of a musical instrument, on which the strings are strained.
  • peg n. A step; a degree.
  • peg n. Ellipsis of clothes peg.
  • peg n. (Journalism) A topic of interest, such as an ongoing event or an anniversary, around which various features…
  • peg n. (Cricket, slang) A stump.
  • peg n. (Slang) The penetration of one’s (male) partner in the anus using a dildo.
  • peg n. (Slang, archaic) A serving of brandy and soda.
  • peg n. (India) A serving of any hard spirit, particularly whisky.
  • peg n. (UK, slang, obsolete) A shilling.
  • peg v. (Transitive) To fasten using a peg.
  • peg v. (Transitive) To affix or pin.
  • peg v. (Transitive) To fix a value or price.
  • peg v. (Transitive) To narrow the cuff openings of a pair of pants so that the legs take on a peg shape.
  • peg v. (Transitive, slang) To throw.
  • peg v. (Transitive, slang) To indicate or ascribe an attribute to. (Assumed to originate from the use of pegs…
  • peg v. (Cribbage) To move one’s pegs to indicate points scored; to score with a peg.
  • peg v. (Transitive, slang) To reach or exceed the maximum value on (a scale or gauge).
  • peg v. (Slang, transitive, typically in heterosexual contexts) To engage in anal sex by penetrating (one’s…
  • peg v. (Intransitive) To keep working hard at something; to peg away.
  • peg v. (Slang, archaic) To drink alcohol frequently, especially brandy and soda; to tipple.
  • Peg prop.n. A female given name.
  • Peg prop.n. (Canada, slang) Abbreviation of the city of Winnipeg. Usually preceded by "the".
  • PEG n. (Chemistry) Acronym of polyethylene glycol.
  • PEG n. (Medicine, countable) Initialism of w:percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.
  • PEG n. Initialism of price/earnings to growth.
  • PEG n. (Uncountable) Initialism of public, educational, and government (access television).
  • PEG n. (Computer science, countable) Initialism of w:parsing expression grammar.
  • PEG n. Abbreviation of pyroelectric generator.
  • peg- pref. (Biochemistry, pharmacology) Used to form names of PEGylated molecules.
— International convention —
  • Peg prop.n. (Astronomy) Abbreviation of Pegasus or its genitive form Pegasi.
— Foreign words, define in English —
  • Danish
    • peg v. Imperative of pege.
  • Middle english
  • Slovene
    • peg n. Genitive dual/plural of pega.
  • Tagalog
    • peg n. (Slang) desired way or style of doing things (Is there an English equivalent to this definition?).
  • Yola
    • Peg prop.n. A female given name.
— English words, defined in French —
  • peg n. Patère, porte-manteau.
  • peg n. Goupille, about.
  • peg n. Apéritif, apéro.
  • peg n. Pince à linge.
  • peg n. Piquet.
  • peg n. (Art) Cheville.
  • peg n. (Familier) (Vieilli) Jambe, pied.
  • peg v. Pendre à une patère, à un porte-manteau, accrocher à un crochet, à un tuteur.
  • peg v. Épingler.
  • peg v. Jeter.
  • peg v. (Peg so as sth) Cataloguer quelqu’un comme quelque chose.
  • peg v. (Sexualité) Pratiquer le pegging.
  • Peg prén. Prénom féminin anglais.
— English word, defined in Spanish —
  • Peg s. Hipocorístico de Margaret.
— English words, defined in Portuguese —
  • peg s. Estaca, pregador.
  • peg v. Estacar, pregar.
— English words, defined in Italian —
  • peg s. Caviglia.
  • peg s. Attaccapanni.
  • peg s. Molletta.
— In Dutch —
  • peg n. Pin of spie (bv. om een schaafbeitel vast te zetten).
  • peg w. Eerste persoon enkelvoud tegenwoordige tijd van peggen.
  • peg w. Gebiedende wijs van peggen.
  • peg w. (Bij inversie) tweede persoon enkelvoud tegenwoordige tijd van peggen.
216 English words from 43 English definitions

Abbreviation access Acronym affix alcohol alcoholic allotted anal anal␣sex and anniversary another anus any archaic are around ascribe Assumed Astronomy attribute away bearing between beverage Biochemistry board brandy Canada Chemistry city clothes clothes␣peg Colloquial Computer Computer␣science contexts countable crib Cribbage crib␣board Cricket cuff currency cylindrical dated definition degree desired dildo doing drink dual earnings educational Ellipsis endoscopic engage English equivalent especially event exceed exchange exchange␣rate expression fasten features female Figurative Finance fishing fix fixed foot for form formally frequently from gastrostomy gauge generator genitive given given␣name glycol government grammar growth hang hard heterosexual Imperative India indicate Initialism instrument interest Intransitive Is␣there its Journalism keep keep␣score leg legs male matched maximum Medicine metal molecules move moved moved␣on musical musical␣instrument name names narrow object objects obsolete of␣a of␣interest one ongoing openings originate pair pair␣of␣pants pants parsing particularly partner peg Pegasi Pegasus peg␣away pegs PEGylated penetrating penetration percutaneous pharmacology pin pins place plural points polyethylene polyethylene␣glycol preceded pretext price protrusion public pyroelectric quantity rate reach reason scale science score scored serving sex shape shilling slang small soda something so␣that spirit step strained strings strong stump style such such␣as support take take␣on television that the there things this throw tipple topic to␣the transitive typically Uncountable use used used␣to using Usually value various way where which whisky Winnipeg with wooden working

25 English words from 23 foreign definitions

about Apéritif Art Cataloguer Cheville chose crochet een Jambe Jeter linge manteau Margaret Peg pegging Pendre pied Pin Piquet so␣as spie sth tuteur van vast

1 foreign word from 43 English definitions


44 foreign words from 23 foreign definitions

accrocher anglais apéro Attaccapanni Bij Caviglia comme Eerste Eerste␣persoon enkelvoud Épingler Estaca Estacar Familier féminin Gebiedende Gebiedende␣wijs Goupille Hipocorístico inversie Molletta patère peggen persoon Pince Pince␣à␣linge porte porte-manteau Pratiquer pregador pregar Prénom quelque quelque␣chose quelqu’un Sexualité tegenwoordige␣tijd tijd tweede tweede␣persoon une Vieilli wijs zetten

169 suffixes (New words found by adding one or more letters at the end of the word.)

Pegg PEGI pegm pego pegs PEGs Pegu Pegah pegan Peggs peggy Peggy peg␣it pegol pegos PEGOT Pegus pegyl PEGyl pegans pegasi Pegasi pegbox peg␣boy pegged peggee pegger Peggie Peggys peg-leg peg␣leg Pegler peglet peg␣out Pegram Pegrum pegs␣it pegtop peg-top Peguer Pegues pegyls PEGyls pegador pegasid Pegasid pegasse pegassy pegasus Pegasus +119 words

161 times in the middle (New words found by adding letters in front and at the end of the word.)

JPEG'd jpegs JPEGs MPEGs depegs JPEGed Lapège MJPEGs repegs Spegal unpegs apegirl arpeggi gim-pegs hatpegs jpegged JPEGged JPEGing mispegs Spegals unipegs apegirls arpeggio depegged footpegs foot␣pegs JPEGging Lampegia nose␣pegs parapegm repegged shoepegs tent␣pegs unpegged arpeggios chotapegs chota␣pegs depegging dope␣glass mispegged parapegma parapegms repegging scapegoat scrapegut screw␣pegs tapegrass unpegging arpeggiate arpeggioed +111 words

55 prefixes (New words found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

jpeg JPEG MPEG depeg MJPEG repeg unpeg gim-peg hatpeg mispeg unipeg footpeg foot␣peg nose␣peg shoepeg tent␣peg chotapeg chota␣peg screw␣peg Winnipeg off-the-peg puzzle-peg toothypeg tuning␣peg turtle-peg turtle␣peg Winterpeg clothespeg clothes-peg clothes␣peg crawling␣peg mumbletypeg mumblety-peg mumblety␣peg move␣down␣a␣peg mumble-the-peg take␣down␣a␣peg took␣down␣a␣peg bring␣down␣a␣peg knock␣down␣a␣peg moved␣down␣a␣peg moves␣down␣a␣peg taken␣down␣a␣peg takes␣down␣a␣peg brings␣down␣a␣peg knocks␣down␣a␣peg moving␣down␣a␣peg taking␣down␣a␣peg brought␣down␣a␣peg knocked␣down␣a␣peg +5 words

One anagram (New word found by changing the order of the letters.)


35 anagrams found with an extra letter (New words formed with all the letters from the word and an extra letter.)

EPGs EPSG gape geep Geep Gepp gipe Gipe GPEW grep gype jpeg JPEG LGPE MPEG page Page PAGE peag Pegg PEGI pegm pego pegs PEGs Pegu peng Peng PEng P.Eng P.Eng. PFGE PGCE poge preg

23 anagrams found minus a letter (New words formed with all the letters from the word minus a letter.)

eg EG E&G e.g. e.␣g. ep EP ep. ge gE Ge GE GP G.P. pe Pe PE Pe. PG pg. Pg. P&G P.G.

91 cousins (New words found by changing only one letter.)

beg Beg deg dEG DEG deg. EEG geg Geg jeg keg leg leg. meg Meg MEG meg- neg neg. Pag PAG PBG PCG pea Pea PEA pec PEC ped PED -ped pee Pee p'ee peh Pei PEI P.E.I. pel PEM pen Pen PEN PEO peo. pep PEP per PER per- per. Per. pes Pes PEs PES pet PET Pet. peV PeV PEV pew Pew PEW PEX Pez pig pIg Pig PIG pkg PMG png PNG pog POG ppg PPG PRG PSG pug PuG reg Reg seg teg TEG veg WEG yeg

14 lipograms (New words found when removing only one letter.)

eg EG E&G e.g. e.␣g. pe Pe PE Pe. PG pg. Pg. P&G P.G.

8 epenthesis (New words found when adding only one letter.)

peag Pegg peng Peng PEng P.Eng P.Eng. preg

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