Meaning of SLUG in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ slʌg ]
( slugs, slugging, slugged)
A slug is a small slow-moving creature with a long soft body and no legs, like a snail without a shell.
If you take a slug of an alcoholic drink, you take a large mouthful of it. ( INFORMAL )
Edgar took a slug of his drink.
N-COUNT : usu N of n
If you slug someone, you hit them hard. ( INFORMAL )
She slugged her right in the face...
VERB : V n
A slug is a bullet. ( mainly AM INFORMAL )
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006