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If he takes the early lead he will be hard to peg back. The Sun (2016)So the square peg has been ejected from the round hole. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We're having to put too many square pegs in round holes. The Sun (2016)His first selection is about as square pegs, square holes as you would expect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Bangladesh dropped three catches during this phase, and needed their pace rather than spin bowlers to peg things back. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Three times the home side led, three times they were pegged back by a City side who showed the character to match their ability. The Sun (2016)I knew I was a square peg in a round pond. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They found it hard to peg their tents down. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The crude wooden peg had been used as a makeshift trigger to set off the deadly device. The Sun (2008)There are many reasons to keep the dollar peg. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That would peg back share prices in a big way. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This is where the value of a currency is pegged to the value of another. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You needed a big clothes peg for your nose! Times, Sunday Times (2008)Always secure the membrane by hammering in metal pegs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Hence currencies were pegged to the price of gold. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They are like tent pegs that will hold us fast in the storms of life. Christianity Today (2000)China is gradually releasing its currency from its dollar peg. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Cardiff knew they had their backs to the wall as they were pegged back. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Why else would he have that clothes peg on his nose? Times, Sunday Times (2011)It will also be more difficult to hammer in the tent pegs. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Metal pegs stop it blowing away and it folds away into a small storage bag when not in use. The Sun (2012)He was for the student of philosophy like the model skeleton who hangs on his peg in anatomy class. THE SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT: The Scots' Invention of the Modern World (2002)She recalls her anger at being given a wooden peg that fitted into a plastic cup at the thigh. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He fastened it together with wooden pegs and made the four wheels out of short pieces of a big tree trunk. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900)The most effective way of ensuring that Greece retains the currency peg is twofold. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There it was, hanging from the peg. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The Labour leader said his first move would be emergency laws to peg prices. The Sun (2014)Of course, the dollar peg will be on the invisible agenda. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Solid enough although he was largely pegged back by City. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The sprung fibreglass poles pop into place, then all you have to do is knock a few pegs into the ground. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They only had 11 pegs so right away their focus wasn't on the game. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Übersetzungen für peg
Britisches Englisch: peg /pɛɡ/ NOUN
A peg is a small hook or knob on a wall or door which is used for hanging things on.
He builds furniture using wooden pegs instead of nails.
- Amerikanisches Englisch: peg
- Arabisch: وَتَدٌ
- Brasilianisches Portugiesisch: prendedor
- Chinesisch: 销子
- Kroatisch: kuka
- Tschechisch: věšák kolík
- Dänisch: knage
- Niederländisch: pin
- Europäisches Spanisch: pinza
- Finnisch: nasta
- Französisch: patère
- Deutsch: Dübel
- Griechisch: κρεμάστρα
- Italienisch: molletta
- Japanisch: ペグ
- Koreanisch: 못
- Norwegisch: nagle
- Polnisch: kołek
- Europäisches Portugiesisch: mola
- Rumänisch: cuier
- Russisch: колышек
- Spanisch: pinza
- Schwedisch: pinne
- Thai: ไม้หนีบผ้า
- Türkisch: kanca
- Ukrainisch: гачок
- Vietnamesisch: móc treo
Britisches Englisch: peg VERB
If you peg something somewhere or peg it down, you fix it there with pegs.
...trying to peg a double sheet on a washing line on a blustery day.
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