verb (used without object), cubbed, cub·bing.
Origin of cub
Examples from the Web for cubbish
Why are we all dull, cubbish, uneducated, hopelessly middle-class .Three Plays by Granville-Barker|Harley Granville-Barker
verb cubs, cubbing or cubbed
Word Origin for cub
1520s, cubbe "young fox," of unknown origin; perhaps from Old Irish cuib "whelp," or from Old Norse kobbi "seal." Extended to the young of bears, lions, etc., after 1590s. The native word was whelp. Cub Scout is from 1922.