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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To remove a plug from.
  • transitive v. To free from an obstruction.
  • transitive v. To remove (an electric plug) from an outlet.
  • transitive v. To disconnect (an electric appliance) by removing a plug from an outlet.
  • intransitive v. To become unplugged.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To disconnect from a supply, especially an electrical socket.
  • v. To remove a blockage from (especially a water pipe or drain).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To remove a plug from. See unplugged.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. pull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render inoperable

Etymologies

un- +‎ plug (Wiktionary)

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