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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the dull explosive noise made by an engine;


VERB (1)

1. make a dull, explosive sound;
- Example: "the engine chugged down the street"


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

chug n 1: the dull explosive noise made by an engine v 1: make a dull, explosive sound; "the engine chugged down the street"
The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003):

chug vi. To run slowly; to grind or grovel. ?The disk is chugging like crazy.?
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

chug To run slowly; to grind or grovel. "The disk is chugging like crazy." [Jargon File] (1995-03-25)