Slug Slug, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Slugged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slugging}.] 1. To load with a slug or slugs; as, to slug a gun. [1913 Webster]

2. To strike heavily. [Cant or Slang] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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