lugging lugging  /ˈlə ɡɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) ancient Celtic god
  2. (n) a sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast
  3. (n) a projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something
  4. (n) marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back; often used for fishing bait
  5. (v) carry with difficulty
  6. (v) obstruct

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Remote-Controlled Golf Caddy Never worry about lugging your golf clubs around again: The New Black The blacker the black, the less reflected light, the better the data.
  2. Conditions are miserable try lugging 100 lb.
  3. If you love to golf but don't like lugging your clubs around, the remote-controlled RoboKaddy Titanium may be just what you need.

News

  1. Battle between Cubs and rooftops heating up

    CHICAGO — During a concert at Wrigley Field last summer, Bruce Springsteen looked up at the fans packing the rooftops across the street and shouted: “Who’d you pay?” The Boss isn’t the only one wondering about those rooftops these days. The days of working stiffs lugging lawn chairs and coolers of beer onto the roof to catch a Chicago Cubs game are long gone, replaced by gleaming bleachers and ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Standard-Examiner

  2. 128 Orland students earn diplomas

    After 13 years of sitting in class, lugging books and taking tests, the Orland High School Class of 2013 is ready to go out into the world. After the last of 128 diplomas was handed out just after sunset on Thursday, the field gates were opened to...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Orland Press Register

  3. Battle between Cubs and Wrigley rooftops heating up

    During a concert at Wrigley Field last summer, Bruce Springsteen looked up at the fans packing the rooftops across the street and shouted: "Who'd you pay?"   The Boss isn't the only one wondering about those rooftops these days.   The days of working stiffs lugging lawn chairs and coolers of beer onto the roof to catch a Chicago Cubs game are long gone, replaced by gleaming bleachers and sleek ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Peoria Journal Star

Quotes

  1. "All around Australia the greatest manifestation of a hotter and drier climate is water scarcity, not just in the bush but also in the cities," Turnbull said. "Every day when pensioners pull muscles or crack backs lugging heavy buckets to...
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: Malcolm Turnbull Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "Five years from now, lugging around your entire music collection and plugging it in everywhere will seem as outdated as carrying around a pocketful of nickels," Robertson, CEO of MP3tunes, said. "It makes more sense to safely store your...
    on Nov 30, 2005 By: Michael Robertson Source: Digital Bulletin

  3. "Timmy did a great job lugging the puck up the ice. He made a really solid move inside their blue line and I just tried to find some space," Rivet said. "The first forward (Kaleta) drives the net hard and is there for the rebound. It just...
    on Apr 16, 2010 By: Craig Rivet Source: FOXNews

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