cub definition

  • noun:
    • The younger of specific carnivorous pets, such as the bear, wolf, or lion.
    • A youth, specifically person who is inexperienced, awkward, or ill-mannered.
    • A novice or learner, especially in paper reporting.
    • A Cub Scout.
    • a fox.
    • The younger of particular various other animals, such as the bear, wolf, lion and whale.
    • A young pet, esp. the youthful for the bear.
    • Jocosely or in contempt, a boy or woman, esp. an awkward, rude, ill-mannered guy.
    • A stall for cattle.
    • A cupboard.
    • The young of specific quadrupeds, specially of the bear, fox, and wolf, additionally of the lion and tiger (additionally whelp), and rarely regarding the puppy plus some other people; a puppy; a whelp.
    • A coarse or uncouth child: in contempt or reprobation.
    • Hence An assistant to doctor or surgeon in a hospital.
    • A lump; a heap; a confused mass.
    • A stall for cattle; a crib.
    • A chest; a bin.
    • A cupboard.
    • An abbreviation of cubic.
    • an awkward and inexperienced youth
    • the youthful of certain carnivorous animals including the bear or wolf or lion
    • a male youngster (a familiar term of target to a boy)
  • verb:
    • To give beginning to cubs
    • To hunt fox cubs
    • To shut up or confine.
    • to create forth; -- stated of creatures, or perhaps in contempt, of persons.
    • give beginning to cubs
  • initialism:
    • cashed up bogan.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To shut up or limit.
  • others:
    • to carry forth, as a cub or cubs.
    • Contemptuously, to create forth younger, as a woman.
    • To shut-up or confine.

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