What does the word rug mean?

Usage examples for rug

  1. Here he got up, and walking across the rug, stood over her, and waited as though expecting some word from her. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  2. A corner of the rug had fallen over her face. – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates
  3. Dust under the rug! – Mother Stories by Maud Lindsay