- Informal. a debutante.
Origin of deb
Examples from the Web for deb
Contemporary Examples of deb
McConnell appeared at a press conference with Nebraska Sen. Deb Fischer at his side.What Equal Pay Day? McConnell Slams Paycheck Fairness Act
April 9, 2014
Deb and Tom Anderson, Indiana My fourth daughter Alauna Christian Blakely was born sleeping in July 21, 2011.Daily Beast Readers React to YouTube Stillborn Baby Memorials
November 12, 2013
Instead of freaking out before her double mastectomy, Deb Cohan decided to dance.Kids React to Gay Marriage, What’s Wrong With ‘Titanic,’ and More Viral Videos
Julian E. Wright
November 9, 2013
He had crushed former U.S. Rep. Deb Halvorson in the primary, two years after she lost her seat to a Republican.The Race to Replace Jesse Jackson Jr.
December 17, 2012
Deb (Jennifer Carpenter) caught Dexter (Michael C. Hall) in the act, plunging a knife into Travis (Colin Hanks).‘Homeland,’ ‘Revenge,’ ‘The Good Wife,’ ‘Sons of Anarchy’ and More: Where We Left Off
Jace Lacob, Maria Elena Fernandez
September 10, 2012
Historical Examples of deb
Deb will not mind me; she knows how Aunt Madge will love to have me.Doctor Luttrell's First Patient
Rosa Nouchette Carey
“Patience, Deb,” said Diggory, showing a heavy leathern bag.
“Much harm would that have been,” retorted Mrs. Deb, tossing her head.
Deb was allowed to ran out in the garden, and the door was closed.Stories of Animal Sagacity
On reaching home, the first person I encountered was Aunt Deb.Dick Cheveley
W. H. G. Kingston
- informal short for debutante
slang shortening of debutante, by 1920.