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phrasal verb British
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypeg out
he/she/itpegs out
present participlepegging out
past tensepegged out
past participlepegged out
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  1. 1
    [intransitive] informal to die
  2. 2
    [intransitive] informal to fall down or have to go to bed because you are so tired
  3. 3
    [transitive] to fasten wet clothes on a line to dry

    John was pegging out the washing.

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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