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nog 1

1. A wooden block built into a masonry wall to hold nails that support joinery structures.
2. A wooden peg or pin.

[Origin unknown.]

nog 2



(nɒɡ) or


1. (Brewing) Also called: flip a drink, esp an alcoholic one, containing beaten egg
2. (Brewing) dialect East Anglian strong local beer
[C17 (originally: a strong beer): of obscure origin]


1. (Building) a wooden peg or block built into a masonry or brick wall to provide a fixing for nails
2. (Building) short for nogging1
[C17: origin unknown]



1. any beverage made with beaten eggs; eggnog.
2. a strong ale formerly brewed in Norfolk, England.



a block of wood, as one in brickwork providing a hold for nails.
[1605–15; perhaps variant of knag, Middle English knagge fastener, peg]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nog - a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surfacenog - a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface
pin - a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things
golf tee, tee - a short peg put into the ground to hold a golf ball off the ground
tent peg - a peg driven into the ground to hold a rope supporting a tent
treenail, trenail, trunnel - a wooden peg that is used to fasten timbers in shipbuilding; water causes the peg to swell and hold the timbers fast
2.nog - a wooden block built into a masonry wall so that joinery structure can be nailed to it
block - a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides); "the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"
References in classic literature ?
The Frenchman soon joined the German and the sheriff in the hall, who compelled him to take a seat with them at the table, where, by the aid of punch, wine, and egg nog, they soon extracted from the complaisant Monsieur Le Quoi the nature of his visit, it was evident that he had made the offer, as a duty which a well- bred man owed to a lady in such a retired place, before he had left the country, and that his feelings were but very little, if at all, interested in the matter.
NOG has six investments in the restaurants sector, to become eight directly after partnership with the Engazat Misr.
While Kit Orton played Tom in the premiere performance, Theatre na nOg is now holding auditions in Cardiff and London.
While Kit Orton played Tom in the premiere performances at the Muni Arts Centre in Pontypridd, Theatr na nOg is now holding auditions in Cardiff and London.
Elaina Ryan of Children's Books Ireland added: "Laureate na nOg stands for so many things.
A Conwy County Council spokesman said: "The Council has taken on board the recommendations in the most recent inspection report of our short break residential home - Tir Na Nog.
Dit is waarskynlik onnodig om met nog goeie voorbeelde vorendag te kom.
Dr Chris Whiteside, Consultant in Communicable Disease Control for Public Health Wales, said: "Staff from Public Health Wales, Gwynedd Council and Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board have visited Tir Na Nog nursery and given advice on infection control issues.
Situated between Eighth and Ninth avenues, Tit Na Nog was attracted to 315 West 39th Street's wide frontage, in addition to its prime Fashion District location among 1,000 new hotel rooms and new luxury residential developments.
lets wil ek nog oorweeg, dan skier 'n ander my te binne,
More than 3,000 youngsters take part in the Feile Na Nog, which is run by the Gaelic Athletics Association and sponsored by Coca-Cola.
Lactose and dairy-free, Rice Dream Rice Nog is one of the first rice-based Nog beverages.