German translation of 'tug'
⇒ she tugged his sleeve
sie zog an seinem Ärmel
zerren (at an +dat)
- to give sth a tug
an etw dat ziehen
⇒ I felt a tug on my sleeve
ich spürte, wie mich jemand am Ärmel zog
- (also tugboat)
Example Sentences Including 'tug'
She felt that excitement again, the tug of the silver thread.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Bring your blankets, we may have to sleep out tonight, it depends when the tug arrives.High Stand
I nodded slowly, thinking it wouldn't take long for the man on the tug to realize the barge was no longer attached.High Stand
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Translation of tug from the Collins English to German Dictionary