nog nog

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface
  2. (n) a wooden block built into a masonry wall so that joinery structure can be nailed to it

Usage(s):

  1. A cartoon of egg-nog-drinking turtles that he sold to Judge magazine in 1927 financed his marriage to fellow Oxford Student Helen Palmer, who helps him develop his story lines.
  2. This is the sentiment to which George Wallace panders with his knock-'em-in-the-nog-gin approach to all disturbers of the peace.
  3. The voters themselves may find that it washes away rather quickly, with a little cynicism and lots of egg nog, but the elected officials themselves are less likely to forget.

News

  1. Evans vs. Henderson Fight Card: What a Win Means for Rashad Evans

    Despite being nicknamed "Suga," things haven't been going so sweet for UFC light heavyweight Rashad Evans . After stringing together an impressive four-fight win streak following his brutal title loss to Lyoto Machida at UFC 98, the former champ has looked abysmal in his last two outings, dropping back-to-back bouts to Jon Jones and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Now set to face former Pride champ ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Sonnen: Henderson and I 'set up' Jones last year

    03:48 PM ET 06.10 | Chael Sonnen has seemingly come clean about how he got the Shogun and Jon Jones fights. "You know, it really got put together through Little Nog's cowardice," Sonnen said on 'UFC Tonight: Fight Edition'. "I've been training for Shogun for a while. I knew this was going to happen.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. UFC on Fuel 10: How Werdum Tapped Nog and Silva Starched Feijao

    UFC on Fuel 10 provided some exciting matchups and as many of you will have already heard, broke the promotion's record for most submission wins on a card. It is always good to be reminded that cards which are short big-name matches can still provide incredible entertainment.  Today I would like to talk about three fights which took place last night, Fabricio Werdum vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

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