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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.
Wadge, who lives near Pontypridd, said: "Working with Theatr na nOg and coming up with ideas for the songs in Eye of the Storm was a real treat.
The idea for the project began after Theatr na nOg was commissioned by Barnardo's to devise a theatre piece by young carers for young carers in 2005.
Scientists at CIEA developed the NOG mouse, an extremely severe combined immunodeficient mouse, by combining the standard NOD/scid mouse with the interleukin-2 receptor-?
By die werk worstel hy met nog meer vrae: Word al die moorde deur dieselfde monster gepleeg?
Successful twice at Navan (over a mile and a quarter and a mile and five), Ceol Na Nog was impressive on that track last Saturday and comes into today's race on the back of an effortless, all-the-way victory in an admittedly weak threerunner rated event in Leopardstown on Thursday.
Since the start of his long career Bolger has frequently kept in-form horses busy and Ceol Na Nog reappears having achieved her most recent success at Leopardstown on Thursday night when trouncing two rivals, making all to score eased down by seven and a half lengths.
NOG has six investments in the restaurants sector, to become eight directly after partnership with the Engazat Misr.
Nog expression blocks the effects of BMPs in osteoblasts, whether they are differentiated or undifferentiated (62).
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.
They have now all been collected, in facsimile, in Bali, toen het nog een paradijs was (in all 45 pages).
It's the time of year for revisiting favorite seasonal traditions: egg nog, presents and, of course, law firm holiday cards.