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English noun: bung

1. bung (artifact) a plug used to close a hole in a barrel or flask


Broader (hypernym)plug, stopper, stopple

Part meronymbarrel, cask

English verb: bung

1. bung (possession) give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the compensation agreed on

SamplesRemember to tip the waiter.
Fee the steward.

Synonymsfee, tip

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody something

Broader (hypernym)gift, give, present

2. bung (contact) close with a cork or stopper

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)close, shut

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