Bung

Definition of Bung

Pronunciation: bŭng
n.1.The large stopper of the orifice in the bilge of a cask.
2.The orifice in the bilge of a cask through which it is filled; bunghole.
3.A sharper or pickpocket.
You filthy bung, away.
- Shak.
v. t.1.To stop, as the orifice in the bilge of a cask, with a bung; to close; - with up.
[imp. & p. p. Bunged ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Bunging ( ).]
To bung up
to use up, as by bruising or over exertion; to exhaust or incapacitate for action.
He had bunged up his mouth that he should not have spoken these three years.
- Shelton (Trans. Don Quixote).

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