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PG

1.
parental guidance: a rating assigned to a motion picture by the Motion Picture Association of America indicating that children of all ages may attend but that some material may be deemed unsuitable and that parental guidance is advised.
See R (def 5), X (def 8).
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70, Americanism

Pg.

1.
2.
Also, Pg. Portuguese.

pg

1.
picogram; picograms.

pg.

1.
page.

P.G.

1.
Past Grand.
2.
paying guest.
4.
Also, p.g. Informal. pregnant.
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Examples from the web for PG
  • The producers was rated PG by the mpaa for brief mild language.
  • Many people think it should have retained its original PG rating.
British Dictionary definitions for PG

pg

abbreviation
1.
Papua New Guinea

PG1

symbol
1.
a film certified for viewing by anyone, but which contains scenes that may be unsuitable for children, for whom parental guidance is necessary
Word Origin
C20: from abbreviation of parental guidance

PG2

abbreviation
1.
paying guest
2.
postgraduate

pg.

abbreviation
1.
page

Pg.

abbreviation
1.
Portugal
2.
Portuguese
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Contemporary definitions for PG
adjective

pregnant

Examples

That prom queen is PG, all right.

Word Origin

1960

Usage Note

informal

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PG in Medicine

pg abbr.
picogram

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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Slang definitions & phrases for PG

PG

adjective

Pregnant; preggers (1980s+)

noun

Paregoric, an opium product (1960s+ Narcotics)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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PG in Technology

networking
The country code for Papua New Guinea.
(1999-01-27)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for PG

PG

  1. parental guidance
  2. paying guest
  3. postgraduate
  4. pregnant
  5. Procter & Gamble Co.

pg.

  1. page
  2. picogram

Pg.

Portuguese
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