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Noun: mug  múg
  1. A large cup for hot liquids, usually cylindrical and with a handle
     
  2. The quantity that can be held in a mug
    - mugful
     
  3. [informal] A person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
    - chump [informal], fool, gull [informal], mark [US, informal], patsy [N. Amer, informal], fall guy [N. Amer, informal], sucker [informal], soft touch
     
  4. [informal] The human face
    - countenance, physiognomy, phiz [Brit, informal], visage, kisser [informal], smiler [informal], fizzog [Brit, informal], phizog [Brit, informal], pan [US, informal]
Verb: mug (mugged,mugging)  múg
  1. (crime) rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence
    "I was mugged in the streets of New York last night"

Derived forms: mugging, mugged, mugs

Type of: containerful, drinking vessel, dupe, face, hold up, human face, stick up, victim

Part of: human head

Encyclopedia: Mug