Definition of Mug

1. Noun. The quantity that can be held in a mug.

Exact synonyms: Mugful
Generic synonyms: Containerful



2. Verb. Rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence. "I was mugged in the streets of New York last night"
Category relationships: Crime, Criminal Offence, Criminal Offense, Law-breaking, Offence, Offense
Generic synonyms: Hold Up, Stick Up
Derivative terms: Muggee, Mugger, Mugging

3. Noun. A person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of.
Exact synonyms: Chump, Fall Guy, Fool, Gull, Mark, Patsy, Soft Touch, Sucker
Generic synonyms: Dupe, Victim
Derivative terms: Fool, Fool, Gull, Gull, Suck

4. Noun. The human face ('kisser' and 'smiler' and 'mug' are informal terms for 'face' and 'phiz' is British).
Exact synonyms: Countenance, Kisser, Phiz, Physiognomy, Smiler, Visage
Group relationships: Human Head
Generic synonyms: Face, Human Face
Specialized synonyms: Pudding Face, Pudding-face
Language type: Colloquialism
Geographical relationships: Britain, Great Britain, U.k., Uk, United Kingdom, United Kingdom Of Great Britain And Northern Ireland
Derivative terms: Smile

5. Noun. With handle and usually cylindrical.
Specialized synonyms: Beer Mug, Stein, Coffee Mug, Toby, Toby Fillpot Jug, Toby Jug
Generic synonyms: Drinking Vessel
Terms within: Grip, Handgrip, Handle, Hold

Definition of Mug

1. n. A kind of earthen or metal drinking cup, with a handle, -- usually cylindrical and without a lip.

Definition of Mug

1. Noun. A large cup for hot liquids, usually having a handle and used without a saucer. ¹

2. Noun. (slang) The face, often used deprecatingly. ¹

3. Noun. (slang vulgar) A gullible, ignorant or easily-cheated person. ¹

4. Verb. (transitive) To assault for the purpose of robbery. ¹

5. Verb. (intransitive) To exaggerate a facial expression for communicative emphasis; to make a face, to pose for photographs in an exaggerated or affected manner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mug

1. to assault with intent to rob [v MUGGED, MUGGING, MUGS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mug

muffler
muffler bearing
mufflered
mufflerless
mufflers
muffles
muffling
muffs
muffuletta
muffulettas
muflon
muflons
mufti
mufti day
muftis
mug (current term)
mug's game
mug book
mug books
mug file
mug shot
mug shots
mug up
mugearite
mugearites
mugful
mugfuls
mugg
muggar
muggard

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