Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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PLUG, v.2 To play truant from school, absent oneself without leave (m. and s.Sc. 1966). Lnk. 1921  T.S.D.C.:
He plugged the school.

[Orig. obscure: appar. a variant of Plunk, v.2]

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