peg down

verb

(tr, adverb) to make (a person) committed to a course of action or bound to follow rulesyou won't peg him down to any decision

Nearby words

  1. peewee,
  2. peewit,
  3. peg,
  4. peg away at,
  5. peg climbing,
  6. peg leg,
  7. peg out,
  8. peg top,
  9. peg-and-socket joint,
  10. peg-board

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Examples from the Web for peg down

  • Now the rules for a peg-down fishing match are few and simple.

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