Words nearby rung
Other definitions for rung (2 of 2)
Origin of rung2
OTHER WORDS FROM rungrungless, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH rungrung , wrung
How to use rung in a sentence
After catching our breath at the bridge, we passed a set of iron rungs jutting out from a cliff, a shortcut back to the valley below.A day’s drive from Chicago, exploring a very different Illinois|Carson Vaughan|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
The half-mile trail is almost entirely a stone staircase, with a few iron rungs embedded in granite.
The lowest rung is the stage where prospects take the action of conversion.Four expert digital marketing strategies to convert bottom-funnel prospects|Guy Sheetrit|January 15, 2021|Search Engine Watch
Collecting, managing, and analyzing intersectional data on every employee, at every stage of the talent lifecycle, on every rung of the ladder, and across an entire organization is no small undertaking.Better use of technology can help us close racial and gender gaps at work|matthewheimer|January 6, 2021|Fortune
Panpsychists look at the many rungs on the complexity ladder of nature and see no obvious line between mind and no-mind.Electrons May Very Well Be Conscious - Issue 94: Evolving|Tam Hunt|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
I was of extremely low rank, a Senior Aircraftman – only one rung above the bottom.
She said that at one point someone had rung her mother and said "eye for an eye, you deserve to die".
Meanwhile, Daenerys Targaryen resides on the next highest rung of relative female liberation.The Abused Wives of Westeros: A Song of Feminism in ‘Game of Thrones’|Amy Zimmerman|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still today, some children are told to “walk off” a blow to the head or shake off having had their “bell rung.”Study Says Half of Jailed NYC Teens Have History of Brain Injury|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This hit dismantled a midlevel rung of a cartel, but the effect was only temporary.The Devil’s Drug: The True Story of Meth in New Mexico|Nick Romeo|August 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Isaac Bolum had fixed himself comfortably on two legs of his chair, with the projecting soles of his boots caught behind the rung.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
If Menshikova had not supported him in her arms, the curtain must have been rung down, wrote Tchaikovsky to his brothers.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
I leaped and caught the bottom rung of a fire escape, pulled myself up until I could get a foothold.
In every borough bells were rung; bonfires were lighted; and candles were placed in the windows at night.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
In her mind, as it were, she put down her good resolutions on the balcony and hurried in to see who had rung her up.A Butterfly on the Wheel|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull