Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Plug"

The meaning of "Plug" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa Hit up my plug?
A: It means to contact my drug dealer
Q: O que significa pulling the plug on the ocean reveals its true scale (about a man-made island shaped like a palm leaf in Dubai)?
A: In this case it means if you take away the water from the ocean, you can see how much work and effort went into it (there is a lot of material underwater). It's kind of an odd use of the phrase "pulling the plug"
Q: O que significa "plug" in the following sentence?
A: yes because technically it's illegal to advertise like this during a news program, so the lawyer is "scrambled" because now he must defend conway's behavior as it has landed her in trouble
Q: O que significa He managed to get in a plug for his new book.?
A: In this case a "plug" is a short and informal advertisement or announcement that promotes something. For example, if an author gets interviewed on television and he answers a question like "That's a great question. A question, actually, which I answer in great depth in my new book 'Blah Blah Blah,' which comes out next month. You see..." we would say he got in ("in" as in "in the interview") a plug for his new book.

We use this phrase when someone gets interviewed or makes a guest appearance on television or the radio or in the media somehow and they use the publicity to promote a book, movie, organization, etc. by giving a short description of the book, movie, organization, etc.
Q: O que significa You got plugs?
A: Haha! She means hair plugs. That's an operation for balding men where they take hair from the back of your head and put it in the front.

Example sentences using "Plug"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com plug in.
A: I plugged in the vacuum cleaner and began to vacuum. He plugged in the toaster, but forgot to unplug it when he was finished. I couldn't plug in my hair dryer at the hotel where we stayed in China because the electrical outlet was not the same kind we have in the U.S., so I had to buy an adaptor.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com plug up .
A: Examples:
I need to plug up my phone, it’s dead.

We have to plug up the leak.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com plug.
A: I agree with , but you can also use plug in a figurative way to mean to publicize or recommend something. "He plugged his new movie on the Late Show last night." "She keeps plugging those cosmetics on Instagram."
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com to plug in .
A: Plug in my cellphone to charge.

Plug in my headphones.

Is the cord plugged in?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Pull the plug on something .
A: He pulled the plug on his grandma. She died peacefully.

Sorry that's morbid but it just came to me

Synonyms of "Plug" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre plug e plug in ?
A: plug has another meaning which is 🔌an electric hole (it also has another meaning which is an obstruction). While plug in just means the action of plugging something
For example: There's a plug under the table, Plug the radio cable into the plug,etc
Q: Qual é a diferença entre plug e replace e block ?
A: but are block and replace a meaning for plug???
Q: Qual é a diferença entre plug adapter e travel adapter e outlet adopter ?
A: Plug adapter and travel adapter and outlet adapter are all the same. An electrical “outlet” can be called a plug or an outlet, and each outlet-type can have it’s own configuration as you travel between countries, thus requiring an “adapter” for your hair dryer. Also you may need a voltage adapter, as voltage also can vary.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre to plug e to plug in ?
A: An example would be: "my phone is dying I have to plug in the charger"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre plug e plug up ?
A: Or plugged up can mean you have a cold and your nose is stuffed up, or plugged up.

Translations of "Plug"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what is this called?
a plug?
If I want to open it,can I say pull out the plug?
A: It's called a "valve" or an "air inlet."


You can say:

Pull out the plug from the air valve.

or

Unplug the air valve.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I decided to pull the plug on my plans that I hang out with my friends due to torrential rainstorm
A: You can say "pull the plug" or also "called it off" but the sentences is perfectly fine.

If you want it to sound a little more casual and colloquial, I would say " it was raining a ton" instead of torrential rainstorm
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? plug plate
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? plug adapter or socket adapter
A: Both mean the same

Other questions about "Plug"

Q: Can you pull out the plug from the bathtub and drain out water? soa natural?
A: "Can you pull the plug out of the bathtub?"

Hope this helps.
Q: could you put the plug into the socket? soa natural?
A: It depends on what you mean. Could you put the plug into the socket is asking someone to put the plug in. If you were asking are you able to plug it into the socket, it should be "can you put the plug into the socket"
Q: what does it mean:
pull the plug on someone
A: Literally it means to unplug someone's life-support machine (thus killing them)

The slang version is to end or prevent something
Example: "Our friend pulled the plug on her party"
Q: We can pull off the plugs after we finish using the appliances. soa natural?
A: With that structure I would say use "out" rather than "off": "We can pull out the plugs after we finish using the appliances." But more naturally I would say "We can unplug the appliances when we are finished."
Q: Ask if they have plug for charging your phone and Wi-Fi at the Starbucks. soa natural?
A: Almost! "Ask if they have a plug...." You just need the "a" before plug. Everything else is perfect!

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