reg

[ reg ]
/ rɛg /
|

noun

Usually regs. Informal. regulations.

Nearby words

  1. refusenik,
  2. refusion,
  3. refutation,
  4. refutative,
  5. refute,
  6. reg.,
  7. reg. prof.,
  8. regain,
  9. regal,
  10. regal moth

Origin of reg

by shortening

Reg

[ rej ]
/ rɛdʒ /

noun

a male given name, form of Reginald.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for regs

  • He was on Earth, now, not aboard the Valhalla; he wasn't required to keep ship's regs.

    Starman's Quest|Robert Silverberg


Word Origin and History for regs

reg

n.

1952 as a shortening of regulation.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper