verb (used without object), cubbed, cub·bing.
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Origin of cub
OTHER WORDS FROM cubcubbish, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for cub
Experts called Mei Xiang’s pregnancy “a miracle” because at the age of 22, she had a less than a 1 percent chance of having another cub.
This dedication, Dearie said, is helping the panda cub gain a little more than a pound per week.
The panda cub at the National Zoo seems to be letting no grass grow under his paws, at least figuratively.
It also limits contact between the public and animals, which would essentially prohibit cub petting operations.A tiger at Carole Baskin’s sanctuary attacked a volunteer’s arm and ‘nearly tore it off at the shoulder’|Jaclyn Peiser|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
Straight people have discovered, and co-opted, the gay “bear” and “cub.”How Straight World Stole ‘Gay’: The Last Gasp of the ‘Lumbersexual’|Tim Teeman|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The end is here, but for cub detective Henry Palace, there is still one more case to solve—that of his missing sister.
Lewis waves at Tony Orion, a nominee up for Best Bear/Cub whose biceps have stretched his black mesh jersey to a shine.And The Escort of The Year Is… Backstage at The Sex Oscars|Scott Bixby|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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His lordship would not intervene; he swore he hoped the cub would be flayed alive by Wilding.Mistress Wilding|Rafael Sabatini
The woman distrusts me and she has sent for this insolent cub lawyer—Washburn, his name is.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
The boys noticed that one of the cubs was dark brown like the mother, while the other was a cinnamon cub.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
I say, you young cub down there,” shouted the skipper to him from the hatchway, “come up and swab this deck.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
The next moment a savage roar sounded close at hand, and he saw the mother bear running toward the wounded cub.Three Sioux Scouts|Elmer Russell Gregor