Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: rugg
IPA transcription: [ɹ'ʌɡ]
Usage examples
  • But you doubtless know my brother, William Rugg.
  • On Rugg's declining to stop, Mr. Cutter urged him vehemently.
  • This, sir, is all that I could learn of Peter Rugg in Boston....
  • It was evident that the generation to which Peter Rugg belonged had passed away.
  • And thus Peter Rugg and his child, horse and carriage, remain a mystery to this day."
  • Her narration is this: The last summer a person, just at twilight, stopped at the door of the late Mrs. Rugg.
  • "Peter Rugg!" said I, "and who is Peter Rugg?" "That," said the stranger, "is more than anyone can tell exactly.
  • The stranger asked for Mrs. Rugg, and was informed that Mrs. Rugg had died, at a good old age, more than twenty years before that time.
  • If Peter Rugg, thought I, has been travelling since the Boston Massacre, there is no reason why he should not travel to the end of time.
  • In the course of the evening I related my adventure in Middle Street. "Ha!" said one of the company, smiling, "do you really think you have seen Peter Rugg?