Synonyms for Mug:

n.

con artist, drug lord, child molester, abductor, con woman, CONMAN, accessory, arsonist, drug baron, fence. puss, assail, go for, come at, set on, feature, ambush, precede, assault, pan, map, fly at, face, strike at, muzzle. mouth, grimace, sitting target, moue, express, prey, pout, sitting duck. glassful, bottle, tough, punk, hoodlum, bath, roughneck, jug, ruffian, attack, barrel, rowdy, toughie, level, hood, carton, cupful. loving cup, victim, butt, wise, schooner, snifter, pigeon, gudgeon, lamb, flute, monkey, dupe, pushover. glare, glower, bug out, make faces, furrow, jut, make a face. looks. cup (noun)
cup, shot glass, goblet, tumbler, wineglass, tankard, bowl, stein, jigger, magnum, chalice, coffee cup, demitasse, teacup, beaker, glass.
drinking cup (noun)
jug, coffee cup, tankard, flagon, demitasse.
easy mark (noun)
pigeon.
face (noun)
kisser, countenance, puss, grimace.
mug (noun)
gull, physiognomy, mugful, soft touch, visage, shlemiel, countenance, schlemiel, patsy, phiz, fall guy, fool, kisser, smiler, chump, mark.
quantity (noun)
mugful.
vessel (noun)
flagon.

v.

hold up (verb)
assault, rob, steal.
steal (verb)
hijack, extort, pocket, loot, defraud, fleece, pilfer, rob, palm, cop, rustle, steal, plagiarize, shanghai, filch, blackmail, shoplift, lift, swipe, nip, swindle, abstract, pirate, stickup, embezzle, burglarize, heist, plunder, poach, grab, holdup, haul.

Other synonyms:

Phiz
phiz.
sitting duck, flute, jut, toughie, snifter, gudgeon, face, set on, glassful, roughneck, loving cup, fly at, go for, sitting target, moue. grimace, pushover, pigeon, schooner, come at, rowdy, bug out, puss, prey, punk, carton, dupe, jug, ruffian, ambush, pan. barrel, muzzle, hoodlum, assail, lamb, strike at. monkey, bottle, mouth, map, feature. hood, assault, victim, butt. attack. level. Other relevant words:
lamb, loving cup, muzzle, make faces, smiler, patsy, looks, fool, soft touch, ambush, hoodlum, pigeon, flagon, gudgeon, assail, kisser, attack, visage, fall guy, phiz, dupe, jut, schooner, butt, prey, grimace, barrel, come at, monkey, chump, assault, punk, go for, shlemiel, set on, physiognomy, tough, mugful, map, jug, pushover, pan, pout, toughie, gull, mouth, mark, feature, bottle, countenance, sitting duck, roughneck, victim, hood, make a face, ruffian, schlemiel, moue, puss, face, rowdy.

Usage examples for mug

  1. " And you better not show your ugly mug down in Wild Cats' Gulch, if you don't want to be stood on your head and druv down into the ground like a post, and buried alive! – Her Mother's Secret by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  2. " And poor darling Jinny has sold her mug to buy it with- all to please us. – A Christmas Posy by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  3. But if you ever open your mug about this, I'll do to you what I did to the Spider to- day- and if you want to know what that is, go and ask the police to let you have a look! – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard