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Detailed Translations for tug from English to Dutch


to tug verb (tugs, tugged, tugging)

  1. to tug (pull)
    – pull hard 1
    – met kracht naar je toehalen 2
    • trekken verb (trek, trekt, trok, trokken, getrokken)
      • als je aan het touw trekt, gaat de deur open2
    • rukken verb (ruk, rukt, rukte, rukten, gerukt)
  2. to tug (lug; drag)
    • sjorren verb (sjor, sjort, sjorde, sjorden, gesjord)

Conjugations for tug:

  1. tug
  2. tug
  3. tugs
  4. tug
  5. tug
  6. tug
simple past
  1. tugged
  2. tugged
  3. tugged
  4. tugged
  5. tugged
  6. tugged
present perfect
  1. have tugged
  2. have tugged
  3. has tugged
  4. have tugged
  5. have tugged
  6. have tugged
past continuous
  1. was tugging
  2. were tugging
  3. was tugging
  4. were tugging
  5. were tugging
  6. were tugging
  1. shall tug
  2. will tug
  3. will tug
  4. shall tug
  5. will tug
  6. will tug
continuous present
  1. am tugging
  2. are tugging
  3. is tugging
  4. are tugging
  5. are tugging
  6. are tugging
  1. be tugged
  2. be tugged
  3. be tugged
  4. be tugged
  5. be tugged
  6. be tugged
  1. tug!
  2. let's tug!
  3. tugged
  4. tugging
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

tug [the ~] noun

  1. the tug
    de sleper

Translation Matrix for tug:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
sleper tug
- jerk; towboat; tower; tugboat
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
rukken pull; tug
sjorren drag; lug; tug
trekken pull; tug drag along; draw; haul; hike; lug; pull; travel; travel about
- drive; labor; labour; lug; push; tote

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Synonyms for "tug":

Related Definitions for "tug":

  1. a sudden abrupt pull1
    • He gave the rope a quick tug.3
  2. a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships1
    • The tug pulled the barge into the harbor.3
  3. struggle in opposition1
    • She tugged and wrestled with her conflicts1
  4. pull hard1
    • The prisoner tugged at the chains1
    • This movie tugs at the heart strings1
  5. pull or strain hard at1
    • Each oar was tugged by several men1
  6. move by pulling hard1
    • The horse finally tugged the cart out of the mud1
  7. carry with difficulty1
  8. tow (a vessel) with a tug1
    • The tugboat tugged the freighter into the harbor1
  9. strive and make an effort to reach a goal1
    • She tugged for years to make a decent living1

Wiktionary Translations for tug:

  1. nog te sorteren

Cross Translation:
tug sleepboot Schlepper — kleines Schiff zur Unterstützung größerer Schiffe
tug boegseren; binnenloodsen; loodsen bugsieren — (transitiv), Seefahrt: ein Schiff durch Lotsen ins Schlepptau nehmen und an einen bestimmten Ort schleppen
tug sleepboot remorqueur — Bâtiment qui remorque.
tug trekken; paffen; schieten; vuren tirermouvoir vers soi, amener vers soi ou après soi.

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