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Rung

see synonyms of rung

Noun

1. round, rung, stave

a crosspiece between the legs of a chair

2. rundle, rung, spoke

one of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Rung

see synonyms of rung
noun
1. 
one of the bars or rods that form the steps of a ladder
2. 
a crosspiece between the legs of a chair, etc
3. nautical
a spoke on a ship's wheel or a handle projecting from the periphery
4. dialect
a cudgel or staff
verb
the past participle of ring2

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Rung

see synonyms of rung
noun
1. 
any sturdy stick, bar, or rod, esp. a rounded one, used as a crossbar, support, etc.
; specif.,
a. 
any of the crosspieces constituting the steps of a ladder
b. 
a supporting crosspiece, as between the legs of a chair
2. 
a stage or degree in a scale, as of social acceptance
3.  Scottish
a cudgel
verb intransitive, verb transitive
pt. of; Dialectal
ring1

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Rung

see synonyms of rung
n.
1. A rod or bar forming a step of a ladder.
2. A crosspiece between the legs of a chair.
3. The spoke in a wheel.
4. Nautical One of the spokes or handles on a ship's wheel.
5. A level or degree in a hierarchy: a middle manager awaiting a promotion to the next rung.
v.
Past participle of ring2.

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