- compressed chewing tobacco in a portion-sized cake.
Origin of cut plug
An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for cut plug
Historical Examples of cut plug
Moralizing on the deceptiveness of appearances, Crimmins fortified himself with another slab of cut-plug.
Odors from strong bacon and boiling coffee contended against the cut-plug fumes from the vespertine pipe.