Pegging
Peg Peg, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pegged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pegging}.] 1. To put pegs into; to fasten the parts of with pegs; as, to peg shoes; to confine with pegs; to restrict or limit closely. [1913 Webster]

I will rend an oak And peg thee in his knotty entrails. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. (Cribbage) To score with a peg, as points in the game; as, she pegged twelwe points. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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