There are 2 translations of jug in Spanish:

jug1

Pronunciation: /dʒʌg/

n

  • 1 (large) jarra (f); (for milk, cream) jarrita (f)
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    • Place the lavender flowers in a wide jug and pour the cream over them.
    • Beat the rest of the sugar, milk, eggs and vanilla in a jug and pour over the croissants.
    • Supposedly, this is a guy pouring water from a jug.
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    • From behind the fridge door, Allan peered out with his mouth leaving a soda jug.
    • Do not, under any circumstances, place the juice in a jug, stopper the jug with a cork, and allow it to sit in a cool, dry place for eighteen to twenty-one days.
    • Ellie enters the room carrying a kettle and a jug containing milk.
  • 2 (prison) [slang/argot] he's in (the) jug está a la sombra [familiar/colloquial], está en chirona (Esp) or (Méx) en el tambo or (AmS) en (la) cana [argot/slang]
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    • If I wasn't put in the jug, they wanted to kill me.
    • Crenshaw has spent long enough in the jug to know what he is talking about, but his crimes have always been those of stupidity rather than those of a hardened career criminal.

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There are 2 translations of jug in Spanish:

jug2

vt (-gg-)

  • 1 [Culin] cocer*
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    • I remember still the rich, dense jugged hare I ate then, served from its own shining copper pot; 25 years on, jugged hare is still on the menu although today the marinade contains Chinese five spices.
    • The seven-course meal included such delicacies as oyster sauce, jugged hare and a topical Alexandra pudding.
    • The recipe for northern Italian jugged hare also incorporates a little chocolate at the end.
  • 2 (prosecute and imprison) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], procesar y poner* entre rejas [familiar/colloquial], procesar y encanar or (Esp) enchironar [familiar/colloquial], procesar y meter en el bote (Méx, Ven) [familiar/colloquial]

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.