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 for jug
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Jug \Jug\, v. i. (Zool.)
     1. To utter a sound resembling this word, as certain birds
        do, especially the nightingale.
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     2. To nestle or collect together in a covey; -- said of
        quails and partridges.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Jug \Jug\ (j[u^]g), n. [Prob. fr. Jug, a corruption of, or
     nickname for, Joanna; cf. 2d Jack, and Jill. See Johannes.]
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     1. A vessel, usually of coarse earthenware, with a swelling
        belly and narrow mouth, and having a handle on one side.
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     2. A pitcher; a ewer. [Eng.]
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     3. A prison; a jail; a lockup. [Slang] --Gay.
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     4. (pl.) A woman's breasts; as, nice jugs. [vulgar slang]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Jug \Jug\ (j[u^]g), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Jugged (j[u^]gd); p.
     pr. & vb. n. Jugging (j[u^]g"g[i^]ng).]
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     1. To seethe or stew, as in a jug or jar placed in boiling
        water; as, to jug a hare.
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     2. To commit to jail; to imprison. [Slang]
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a large bottle with a narrow mouth
      2: the quantity contained in a jug [syn: jug, jugful]
      v 1: lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; "The suspects were
           imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated
           for the rest of his life" [syn: imprison, incarcerate,
           lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol,
           put away, remand]
      2: stew in an earthenware jug; "jug the rabbit"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  70 Moby Thesaurus words for "jug":
     adobe, bastille, biscuit, bisque, bowl, brick, calabash, calaboose,
     can, canteen, carafe, carboy, caster, cement, ceramic ware,
     ceramics, china, chokey, clink, confine, constrain, cooler, coop,
     crock, crockery, cruet, cruse, decanter, demijohn, enamelware,
     ewer, fifth, firebrick, flacon, flagon, flask, flasket, glass,
     gourd, hipflask, hoosegow, hot-water bottle, immure, incarcerate,
     jail, jar, jeroboam, lockup, lota, magnum, mussuk, olla, pen,
     phial, pokey, porcelain, pot, pottery, prison, quod, refractory,
     slammer, stir, stoup, tile, tiling, urn, vacuum bottle, vase,

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