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Overview of noun stub

The noun stub has 5 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) stub

(a short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost)

2. nub, stub

(a small piece; "a nub of coal"; "a stub of a pencil")

3. stub, ticket stub

(a torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt)

4. stub, check stub, counterfoil

(the part of a check that is retained as a record)

5. butt, stub

(the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking))

Overview of verb stub

The verb stub has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. stub

(pull up (weeds) by their roots)

2. stub

(extinguish by crushing; "stub out your cigarette now")

3. stub

(clear of weeds by uprooting them; "stub a field")

4. stub

(strike (one's toe) accidentally against an object; "She stubbed her toe in the dark and now it's broken") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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