Cub

Definition of Cub

Pronunciation: kŭb
n.1.A young animal, esp. the young of the bear.
2.Jocosely or in contempt, a boy or girl, esp. an awkward, rude, ill-mannered boy.
O, thou dissembling cub! what wilt thou be
When time hath sowed a grizzle on thy case?
- Shak.
v. t. & i.1.To bring forth; - said of animals, or in contempt, of persons.
[imp. & p. p. Cubbed (kŭbd); p. pr. & vb. n. Cubbing.]
n.1.A stall for cattle.
I would rather have such . . . .in cub or kennel than in my closet or at my table.
- Landor.
2.A cupboard.
v. t.1.To shut up or confine.

Related Words

birdling, boy, bub, bubba, buck, bud, buddy, calf, catling, chick, chickling, chicky, colt, dogie, duckling, fawn, fellow, fledgling, foal, fryer, gosling, hobbledehoy, kid, kit, kitten, lad, laddie, lamb, lambkin, litter, manchild, master, muchacho, nest, nestling, piglet, pigling, polliwog, pullet, pup, puppy, schoolboy, shoat, sonny, sonny boy, tadpole, weaner, whelp, yeanling, young man, youth
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