Definition of Sprug

1. v. t. To make smart.



Definition of Sprug

1. Verb. (obsolete) To make smart. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sprug

1. a sparrow [n -S] - See also: sparrow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sprug

spruceness
sprucenesses
sprucer
spruces
spruces up
sprucest
sprucier
spruciest
sprucing
sprucing up
sprucy
sprue
sprue-former
sprue / coeliac disease
sprues
sprug (current term)
sprugged
sprugging
sprugs
spruik
spruiked
spruiker
spruikers
spruiking
spruiks
spruit
spruits
sprung
sprung rhyme
sprung rhymes

Literary usage of Sprug

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1. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood, John Christopher Atkinson (1872)
"To sprug up, to dress neatly.— HaL To perk up again, to recover from sickness ; to perk ... The equivalent of E. spurk, sprug, is Sw. spricka, to crack, ..."

2. A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: Supplement by John Jamieson (1825)
"sprug, s. " A sparrow ;" Gl. Antiquary, South of S. —" John Wilson was a blustering fellow, without the heart of a sprug. ..."

3. Je Holi Bib'l contanin Je Bold and Nu Testaments: accordinn tw de suurizd (1850)
"And sum fel up>-n ft roc; and az sum ax it woz sprug up,it 5 spac b¡ a ... and sprug up, and bar irai un hundredfold. ..."

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