English version

peg somebody/something as something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpeg somebody/something as something phrasal verbTHINK/HAVE THE OPINION THATto believe or say that someone has a particular type of character, or that a situation has particular qualities I’d had him pegged as a troublemaker. peg→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
peg as Initial reports pegged the crime as drug-related.Martin decided to abseil from the peg but as he leant back it came out.Upper and sole unit were then bonded together, not stitched and pegged, as in traditional boot construction.The team who draws peg one will be responsible for weighing in their section, with peg two assisting as section stewards.They spoke of witnesses being coerced into changing their testimony to peg Simpson as the culprit.had ... pegged asHe already had her pegged as the enemy.
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Verb table
peg
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypeg
he, she, itpegs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypegged
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave pegged
he, she, ithas pegged
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad pegged
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill peg
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have pegged
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam pegging
he, she, itis pegging
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you, we, theyare pegging
Past
I, he, she, itwas pegging
you, we, theywere pegging
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been pegging
he, she, ithas been pegging
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been pegging
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be pegging
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been pegging
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