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chug along

 
1. Lit. [for a train engine] to labor along slowly. (Steam locomotives made the sound "chug, chug.") The train chugged along to the top of the hill.
2. Fig. to move along at a steady pace. We chugged along for two hours but finally made it home.
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chug

in. & tv. [for one person] to drink something, usually beer, quickly and in large volumes. He chugged three in a row, and they came right back up again.
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Milk Chugs are also scheduled to hit the market in parts of Indiana and Michigan in January, portions of the Southwest next March, and Ohio, Pennsylvania and western New York in May.
Ludorum plc announced today that its hit train-based preschool series, Chuggington (TM), will make its stateside Season 4 debut on the 24-hour Disney Junior channel, Sunday, October 20, 2013 (7:00pm, ET/PT), with the first-ever primetime Chuggington special, Chug Patrol: Ready to Rescue
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Through fun, interactive activities we deliver a message about health and fun -- which is truly what Milk Chugs is all about.
MacMillan and Valderrama are two great role models in soccer and with these national heroes, Milk Chug hopes to show US Youth Soccer players the value of teamwork, commitment and believing in oneself on and off the soccer field.
Even Santa will benefit as a Milk Chug can easily be thrown into his famous over-the-shoulder-bag or, perhaps this could be an incentive for the first sleigh-cup-holder?
13 /PRNewswire/ -- Milk Chugs today announced that as part of its recently commenced US Youth Soccer sponsorship, it will launch a year-long local event series in conjunction with 1999 U.
The brightly-colored Chugs can be found under the Dean's name in Cincinnati and Youngstown under its Akron-based Reiter Dairy in most other parts of the state.
And this spring when production of The Man Show resumes, every member of the cast and crew will be provided their own ice cold Ziggy Socky to chug.
In the first year of market testing, the Chug line was responsible for sales increases of 96 percent in chocolate pints and 77 percent in overall pints.
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Finally, the article includes numerous criticisms of Chugs book.
Darlington's writing chugs breezily along like his narrow boat through Carolina, Georgia and Florida, defying alligators, biting fish, red bugs that burrow in to your skin, fierce mosquitoes and the blazing hot, freezing cold and contrary country.
A love story set in London chugs along from before WW II to the time when jazz supplanted the big band sound.