Video: pronunciation of 'tug'
Surely the only necks you can breathe down in a tug of war are those of your own side? Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was surrounded by tug boats. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is always a major battle and the poor innocent is involved in a tug of love. The Sun (2009)One feels the tug at musical language and our heartstrings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He tugged us away from the bodies. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Last night three tug boats were on standby to attempt to haul the vessel free. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The pain was getting worse as they tugged and pulled at my nerves. The Sun (2015)But no one wins in this tug of love. The Sun (2015)It wants you to feel the cold tug of melancholy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And their rhythmic drive was tugged back here and there just enough to make the finale tingle with zest. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She likes tugging ropes as well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)All three are massive, each accompanied by a different emotional tug. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If ballet demands that you defy gravity, contemporary dance tugs you back to the floor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That being that you tugged her hair and walked past her,' the judge said. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He raised his arms higher in a gesture of surrender and as his fingertips brushed against the cotton sheet, he grabbed hold and tugged hard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)With the mood often awkwardly upbeat, Stars struggle to retain the strong emotional tug of much of their previous work. The Sun (2012)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， tug 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: tug VERB
If you tug something or tug at it, you give it a quick and usually strong pull.
A little boy came running up and tugged at his sleeve excitedly.
tug 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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