Definition of 'rug'

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Example sentences containing 'rug'

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You just get a rug or put on a jumper or two and some gloves. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That would pull the rug from under his feet. The Sun (2016)It felt like the rug being pulled out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If you have bare floors, put down a rug. The Sun (2016)Many have enjoyed the flexibility of being able to access their savings while still working and government is potentially pulling the rug from under their feet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There has been no peerage, no official role for the man who singlehandedly pulled the rug from under a contemptuous Brussels elite. The Sun (2016)The rug has been pulled from underneath me. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The floors are wooden platforms covered with rugs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In one we were told not to put a rug on a recently polished floor. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The floor is covered with thick pile cream rugs and almost the same volume of wires. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They want vivid accent chairs and colourful rugs and accessories. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Bright yellow walls and pink carpets and rugs increase the sense of warmth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the digital world that rug has been pulled away. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The floor is made up of polished wooden planks covered in old rugs. The Sun (2010)Just a table and a chair and a rug. E. Nesbit The Railway Children (1906)How did the rug get pulled out from under them so fast? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The classroom floors are covered with rugs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)And then pulling the rug away when the going gets tough. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His head was covered with the rug. Paige, Frances The Glasgow Girls (1994)Spread a rug on the floor. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Putting lighter rugs on the horses. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Bring a rug from the chair. Frances Hodgson Burnett The Secret Garden (1911)Stable rug (and blankets if horse fully clipped out. Eccles, Lesley Your First Horse - buying, feeding, caring (1989)This was before the age of fitted carpets, and rugs were scattered over the dark floorboards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The room is sauna warm; rugs cover the floor and the air is thick with incense. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If the floorboards are good, rip it up and put down rug for a quick fix. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The carpets, rugs and textiles come from all around the world. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He no longer slept with his wife, preferring a rug on the floor. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Married to these are contemporary furniture, including large sofas and thick rugs, and a host of technology. Times, Sunday Times (2013)

Synonyms of 'rug'

mat, runner, carpet, hearthrug
blanket, throw, wrap, coverlet
wig, hairpiece, toupee

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Translations for 'rug'

British English: rug /rʌɡ/ NOUN
A rug is a piece of thick material that you put on the floor and use like a carpet.
There was a beautiful red rug on the floor.
  • American English: rug
  • Arabic: سَجَّادَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: tapete
  • Chinese: 小地毯
  • Croatian: sag
  • Czech: koberec menší
  • Danish: tæppe
  • Dutch: tapijt
  • European Spanish: alfombra
  • Finnish: pieni matto
  • French: tapis
  • German: Teppich
  • Greek: χαλάκι
  • Italian: tappeto
  • Japanese: ラグ
  • Korean: 양탄자
  • Norwegian: teppe
  • Polish: pled
  • European Portuguese: tapete
  • Romanian: preș
  • Russian: ковер
  • Spanish: alfombra
  • Swedish: matta
  • Thai: พรมผืนเล็ก
  • Turkish: kilim
  • Ukrainian: килимок
  • Vietnamese: thảm nhỏ


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