A quick violent robbery of a person, usually in a public place.
‘There have been three muggings in this street in the past week.’;
The process of stewing in an earthenware jar.
‘juggings of hares or of partridges’;
A robbery; a taking of property by threatening (or performing) violence on the person who is robbed. See mug, v.
Jugging is the process of stewing whole animals, mainly game or fish, for an extended period in a tightly covered container such as a casserole or an earthenware jug. In France a similar stew of a game animal (historically thickened with the animal's blood) is known as a civet.
assault with intent to rob