Definitions For Peg

noun

  • A wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface
  • A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
  • Regulator that can be turned to regulate the pitch of the strings of a stringed instrument
  • A prosthesis that replaces a missing leg
  • Informal terms for the leg
  • Small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc.
  • A small piece of wood, metal, or other material that is used to hold or fasten things or to hang things on
  • A wooden piece in a musical instrument (such as a violin) that is turned to tighten or loosen a string

verb

  • Stabilize (the price of a commodity or an exchange rate) by legislation or market operations
  • Fasten or secure with a wooden pin
  • Pierce with a wooden pin or knock or thrust a wooden pin into
  • Succeed in obtaining a position
  • To fasten (something) with pegs
  • To put a peg into (something)
  • To keep (something, such as a price) at a particular level or rate

Is Peg a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

The word Peg is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Peg in a Sentence

  • Her coat hung on a peg by the door.
  • Took the arrogant student down a peg
  • Is the tent pegged down all the way?
  • peg the price of wheat at its current level
  • His bonus is pegged to how many sales he makes each year for the company.

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