Sloo vs Slog - What's the difference?

sloo | slog |


As nouns the difference between sloo and slog

is that sloo is a slough; a run or wet place while slog is a long, tedious walk, or session of work.

As a verb slog is

to walk slowly, encountering resistance.

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sloo

English

Alternative forms

* slue

Noun

(en noun)
  • A slough; a run or wet place.
  • (Webster 1913)

    slog

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (chiefly, British, and, Canada) A long, tedious walk, or session of work.
  • (cricket) An aggressive shot played with little skill.
  • Verb

    (slogg)
  • To walk slowly, encountering resistance.
  • * 2014, (Paul Salopek), Blessed. Cursed. Claimed. , National Geographic (December 2014)[http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/12/pilgrim-roads/salopek-text]
  • A miraculous desert rain. We slog , dripping, into As Safi, Jordan. We drive the sodden mules through wet streets. To the town’s only landmark. To the “Museum at the Lowest Place on Earth.”
  • (by extension) To work slowly and deliberately (overcoming significant boredom).
  • To strike something with a heavy blow, especially a ball with a bat.
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