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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], phizog [Brit, informal], fizzog [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"
  2. To stare awkwardly

Derived forms: mugging, mugged, mugs

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

Part of: human head

Encyclopedia: Mug