a block of wood, as one inserted into brickwork to provide a hold for nails.
any wooden peg, pin, or block.
Also, nogging. one of a number of wooden pieces fitted between the principal timbers of a half-timbered wall.
verb (used with object), nogged, nogging.
to fill (a framed wall or partition) with small masonry, as bricks or stones.
Also called flip. a drink, esp an alcoholic one, containing beaten egg
(East Anglian, dialect) strong local beer
a wooden peg or block built into a masonry or brick wall to provide a fixing for nails
short for nogging (sense 1)
1690s, “old, strong type of beer brewed in Norfolk,” of unknown origin. Cf. eggnog.
[nog-uh n] /ˈnɒg ən/ noun 1. a small cup or mug. 2. a small amount of alcoholic liquor, usually a gill. 3. Informal. a person’s head. /ˈnɒɡɪn/ noun 1. a small quantity of spirits, usually 1 gill 2. a small mug or cup 3. an informal word for head (sense 1) n. 1620s, “small cup, […]
[nog-ing] /ˈnɒg ɪŋ/ noun 1. masonry, as bricks, used to fill the spaces between studs or other framing members. 2. 2 (def 3). [nog] /nɒg/ noun 1. a block of wood, as one inserted into brickwork to provide a hold for nails. 2. any wooden peg, pin, or block. 3. Also, nogging. one of a […]
[nog] /nɒg/ noun, Carpentry. 1. a shave for shaping dowels and handles.
[noh-ginsk; Russian nuh-gyeensk] /noʊˈgɪnsk; Russian nʌˈgyinsk/ noun 1. a city in the Russian Federation in Europe, E of Moscow.