1. [ noun ] a large bottle with a narrow mouth
Related terms: bottle whiskey_jug water_jug bellarmine
2. [ verb ] lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
Synonyms: imprison jail put_away put_behind_bars immure gaol lag remand incarcerate

"The suspects were imprisoned without trial" "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"

Related terms: confine law imprisonment jail captivity prison_guard imprisonment
3. [ verb ] (food) stew in an earthenware jug

"jug the rabbit"

Related terms: stew cooking
4. [ noun ] the quantity contained in a jug
Synonyms: jugful
Related terms: containerful
Similar spelling:   juke