PEG

peg

1. [Noun]: a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface

2. [Noun]: small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc.

3. [Noun]: informal terms of the leg; "fever left him weak on his sticks"

4. [Noun]: a prosthesis that replaces a missing leg

5. [Noun]: regulator that can be turned to regulate the pitch of the strings of a stringed instrument

6. [Noun]: a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing

7. [Verb]: stabilize (the price of a commodity or an exchange rate) by legislation or market operations; "The weak currency was pegged to the US Dollar"

8. [Verb]: fasten or secure with a wooden pin; "peg a tent"

9. [Verb]: pierce with a wooden pin or knock or thrust a wooden pin into into

10. [Verb]: succeed in obtaining a position; "He nailed down a spot at Harvard"


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