Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Apparently, special trains can transport young people to their favorite vacation spots, and two expressions were used “jugend-train” and “party zug”.

    Matthew Yglesias » Pourquoi Blogger?

  • Thus each stand would represent a zug, or platoon of 60 men.

    Happy New Year!

  • Thus each stand would represent a zug, or platoon of 60 men.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • As stated in my earlier post at the end of 2006, I am leaning strongly to using 10 stands of 2 files and 3 ranks for the Prussians, with each stand representing a zug platoon.

    On The Work Bench

  • In battle, the battalion was divided into four grand divisions, as noted above, with each grand division broken down into 2 zug or platoons of 75 men each.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • A grand division consists of two platoons of men, or roughly 150 men, or 75 men per platoon zug.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • Given my German has deteriorated from "ist dis de zug nach Berlin, bitte", I had to look it up.

    Archive 2006-09-24

  • Then she travelled on by the post-zug, a slow train, and arrived at Trieste at half-past eight in the morning where her eyes were gladdened by seeing her husband waiting to receive her on the platform.

    The Romance of Isabel Lady Burton

  • Thus Blogorg, who got to zug-zug Lana, passed on his genes.

    Terri Schiavo news

  • Miss Snark, the literary agent: Ist das die zug nach Lake Como?

    Ist das die zug nach Lake Como?

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Waterproof leather used for boots. (From The Phrontistery)

    October 17, 2008

  • nope.

    the smallest cannon in a row of cannons.

    October 17, 2008

  • Gee...*thinking really hard*

    I wonder whether it could be both?

    October 18, 2008