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Idioms for rug
Origin of rug
OTHER WORDS FROM rugruglike, adjective
Words nearby rug
How to use rug in a sentence
In addition to adjusting to a new culture, Magbegor felt undereducated on the history and marginalization of indigenous Australians, something she says is often swept under the rug in the country’s school system.Why This Aussie WNBA Star Is Tackling Racial Injustice|Leslie dela Vega|October 2, 2020|Ozy
Its six rotary-selectable settings are tailored for drapes, furniture, rugs, bare floors, carpet, and more.
Bissell’s Crosswave vacuum cleaner is designed specifically for heavy debris and hair collection on a variety of surfaces from sealed hardwood and laminate floors to carpet, area rugs, and everywhere in between.
If that’s not possible, avoid working out on a carpet or rug, since it will literally soak up your sweat.Working out at home? Here’s how to keep your house from smelling like a gym.|Harry Guinness|September 3, 2020|Popular Science
There’s a divide being created I hope we can sweep under the rug when it’s time to go back.North County Report: School Reopening Tensions Are High in Oceanside|Kayla Jimenez|July 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The “24-hour news cycle” just makes them harder to sweep under the rug and ignore.I Blame People Who Blame the Media: Robert McCulloch’s Tone-Deaf Speech|Arthur Chu|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I had to lie on a huge, fur rug and have a nightmare,” Prince Charles told his biographer, Jonathan Dimbleby.
Or, to put it more accurately: conflict is inevitably swept under the rug, at any and all costs.Don't Blame 'Football Culture' For Ray Rice And Jameis Winston|Amy Zimmerman|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A barefoot corpse in camouflaged khakis is being carried into the street, partially wrapped in rug, as I enter the house.
That is, until he ditches the crutches and really cuts a rug, to the delight of everyone looking on.Dancing Grandpas, Morgan Freeman Impressions, and More Viral Videos|Jack Holmes|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The motherly woman received the babe instinctively and cast aside the travelling-rug in which he was enveloped.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Though she was warmly wrapped in a soft rug of silvery fur, a chill crept into her heart.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
When Yung Pak ate his meals, he sat upon a rug on the floor with his father and such male guests as might be in the house.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
The cigar stump held firmly between his teeth, he stood on the rug before the hearth, facing the door.
On the sheepskin rug before the fire a Manx cat was dozing beside a pair of carpet slippers.
British Dictionary definitions for rug (1 of 2)
Derived forms of rugruglike, adjective
Word Origin for rug
British Dictionary definitions for rug (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with rug
see pull the rug out from under; sweep under the rug. Also see under carpet.