nub definition

  • noun:
    • A protuberance or knob.
    • a tiny lump.
    • The essence; the core: the nub of a tale.
    • The innermost section of a chrysalis in a silk cocoon.
    • a little swelling or knob.
    • The essence or core of an issue, argument an such like.
    • The clitoris.
    • A noob; a newcomer or incompetent.
    • A jag, or snag; a knob; a protuberance; also, the purpose or gist, by an account.
    • A knob; a protuberance.
    • In cotton fiber- and wool-carding, a snarl; an entanglement; a knot; a knub.
    • aim; pith; gist.
    • the choicest or most crucial or many important element of some idea or experience
    • a tiny swelling or protuberance
    • a small piece
  • verb:
    • going to the basketball weakly.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To push; to push; in addition, to beckon.
  • others:
    • To drive.
    • To beckon.
    • To hang (Davies); nab.

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