- (intransitive) (informal) to collapse or die
- (intransitive) to win a game by hitting the peg
- (transitive) to cause (an opponent's ball) to hit the peg, rendering it out of the game
- (intransitive) (cribbage) to score the point that wins the game
- (transitive) to mark or secure with pegs
⇒ to peg out one's claims to a piece of land
Word usage trends for “peg-out”
Example Sentences Including 'peg out'
I saw Mum across the room, chatting up a man who looked like he might peg out at any moment.
SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
`Thirty thousand a year peg out from it," Seaton went on.
The Open Door