What does PUB mean?

Definitions for PUBpʌb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. public house, pub, saloon, pothouse, gin mill, taphouse(noun)

    tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals


  1. pub(n.)

    A retail business where alcoholic beverages are sold by the drink; a bar; a tavern.

  2. Origin: [Shortened from Public house.]


  1. PUB

    PUB is one of the major department stores in Stockholm, Sweden, located in two buildings at Hötorget, Stockholm city center. PUB was opened in 1882 and rapidly expanded. The name PUB is for the initials of Paul Urbanus Bergström, the founder of the store, who owned a great deal of buildings and business in the area. In the late 20th century, the upper 4 storeys of the department store were converted into a hotel: the Rica Hotel, Kungsgatan.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pub

    pub, n. (slang) a public-house, tavern.

Suggested Resources

  1. PUB

    What does PUB stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the PUB acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PUB' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2899

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PUB' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1467

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PUB' in Nouns Frequency: #902


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PUB in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PUB in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Yorke:

    We have a lot of talking to do, i do not want her to just know how to order pints in a pub.

  2. Sean Muldoon:

    A pub for us is about inclusivity and respect for all, that's what we love about Irish pubs.

  3. Sam Smith:

    It was the culmination of probably too many drinks in the pub where there was a conversation about names.

  4. Sean Muldoon:

    The thing that an Irish pub offers better than anybody is the welcome, we've taken the best elements of back home and built them into the Dead Rabbit.

  5. Jonathan Kane:

    I realized that nobody really knew that much about politics until the independence debate -- and that's across the whole spectrum of the people I meet in the pub.

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