Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: rug  rúg
  1. Floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
    - carpet, carpeting
  2. [N. Amer, informal] Hairpiece covering the head and made of real or synthetic hair
    - wig
  3. [Brit] A thick blanket, esp. used when travelling or as a coverlet
    - lap robe [N. Amer], robe [N. Amer]
  4. A floor mat or small carpet, esp. made of real or fake animal pelt

Derived forms: rugs

Type of: false hair, floor cover, floor covering, furnishing, hairpiece, postiche

Encyclopedia: Rug