Phrasal Verbs with 'Peg'

Peg away

Keep working at something

Example: I PEGGED AWAY for weeks before my exams.

Peg down

Fasten something to the ground

Example: We PEGGED the tent DOWN to stop the wind blowing it about.

Peg it


Example: After a long illness, she finally PEGGED IT yesterday.

Peg out

Put washing outside to dry

Example: I PEGGED the washing OUT after it stopped raining.

Peg out


Example: He PEGGED OUT last night from a heart attack.

Peg out

Mark out an area of land by driving pegs into the ground

Example: They PEGGED OUT their farmland to stake their claim.