Definitions for cubkʌb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cub, greenhorn, rookie(noun)

    an awkward and inexperienced youth

  2. cub, lad, laddie, sonny, sonny boy(noun)

    a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)

  3. cub, young carnivore(verb)

    the young of certain carnivorous mammals such as the bear or wolf or lion

  4. cub(verb)

    give birth to cubs

    "bears cub every year"

Wiktionary

  1. Cub(ProperNoun)

    A member of the Cub Scouts.

  2. Cub(ProperNoun)

    A player on the team the "Chicago Cubs".

    Jones became a Cub as the result of a pre-season trade.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cub(noun)

    a young animal, esp. the young of the bear

  2. Cub(noun)

    jocosely or in contempt, a boy or girl, esp. an awkward, rude, ill-mannered boy

  3. Cub

    to bring forth; -- said of animals, or in contempt, of persons

  4. Cub(noun)

    a stall for cattle

  5. Cub(noun)

    a cupboard

  6. Cub(verb)

    to shut up or confine

  7. Origin: [Cf. Ir. cuib cub, whelp, young dog, Ir. & Gael. cu dog; akin to E. hound.]

Freebase

  1. Cub

    Cub was an indie rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia that formed in 1992 and disbanded in 1997. They played a melodic, jangly form of pop punk that was dubbed "cuddlecore" by some music critics. Their song "New York City" was covered by They Might Be Giants on their album Factory Showroom, and their song "Little Star" was covered by Washington's Sicko on their album, Laugh While You Can Monkey Boy.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The Colorado Springs Police Department:

    The bear cub was tagged and released ... in hopes that she will be reunited with mama bear.

  2. Brian Stenzler:

    It's kind of like a mother bear, you come near a cub, that mother will do anything they have to do.

  3. Saskya Pandita:

    When many work together for a goal, Great things may be accomplished. It is said a lion cub was killed By a single colony of ants.

  4. Harry Peachey:

    She did nurse one cub, but she didn’t nurse the other two, and she wasn’t bringing them toward her. She wasn’t doing all the things that we regard as normal maternal behavior.

  5. The Colorado Springs Police Department:

    The quick-witted officers were able to get the cub into the back seat of a patrol car and brought her to nearby fire station 3, where a Department of Wildlife Ranger sedated the bear.

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