Synonyms for plug

Synonyms for (noun) plug

Synonyms: hack, plug, nag, jade

Definition: an old or over-worked horse

Similar words: Equus caballus, horse

Definition: solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times


Synonyms: fire hydrant, fireplug, plug

Definition: an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire

Similar words: hydrant

Definition: a discharge pipe with a valve and spout at which water may be drawn from the mains of waterworks


Synonyms: stopper, stopple, plug

Definition: blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly

Similar words: block, blockage, closure, stop, stoppage, occlusion

Definition: an obstruction in a pipe or tube

Usage: we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe


Synonyms: plug, male plug

Definition: an electrical device with two or three pins that is inserted in a socket to make an electrical connection

Similar words: electrical device

Definition: a device that produces or is powered by electricity


Synonyms: spark plug, sparking plug, plug

Definition: electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark

Similar words: electrical device

Definition: a device that produces or is powered by electricity


Synonyms: hype, hoopla, plug, ballyhoo

Definition: blatant or sensational promotion

Similar words: promotion, promotional material, publicity, packaging

Definition: a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution

Usage: the packaging of new ideas


Synonyms: plug, quid, wad, chaw, chew, cud

Definition: a wad of something chewable as tobacco

Similar words: morsel, bit, bite

Definition: a small amount of solid food; a mouthful

Usage: all they had left was a bit of bread

Synonyms for (verb) plug

Synonyms: plug

Definition: insert as a plug

Usage: She plugged a cork in the wine bottle

Similar words: insert, inclose, stick in, enclose, introduce, put in

Definition: introduce

Usage: Insert your ticket here


Synonyms: plug

Definition: insert a plug into

Usage: plug the wall

Similar words: insert, inclose, stick in, enclose, introduce, put in

Definition: introduce

Usage: Insert your ticket here


Synonyms: plug, plug away

Definition: persist in working hard

Usage: Students must plug away at this problem

Similar words: hold on, hang in, hang on, persevere, persist

Definition: be persistent, refuse to stop

Usage: he persisted to call me every night; The child persisted and kept asking questions


Synonyms: plug

Definition: make a plug for; praise the qualities or in order to sell or promote

Similar words: push, promote, advertise, advertize

Definition: make publicity for; try to sell (a product)

Usage: The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model; The company is heavily advertizing their new laptops


Synonyms: plug, punch

Definition: deliver a quick blow to

Usage: he punched me in the stomach

Similar words: hit

Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument

Usage: He hit her hard in the face


Synonyms: plug, stop up, secure

Definition: fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug

Usage: plug the hole; stop up the leak

Similar words: fill up, close

Definition: fill or stop up

Usage: Can you close the cracks with caulking?