- Eugene Victor,1855–1926, U.S. labor leader: Socialist candidate for president 1900–20.
- Informal. a debutante.
Origin of deb
Examples from the Web for debs
Historical Examples of debs
These were the essential parts of the speech which Debs made at Canton.The Debs Decision
My name is Desborough—do you understand—do you hear me, Mr. Debs?
When they reached the village she halted before the low roof of Debs's cottage.
Debs pointed to these same contracts as the cause of defeat.
Debs insists that "DeLeon did not 'capture' the organization and Debs is not 'disgusted' with it."
- Eugene Victor. 1855–1926, US labour leader; five times Socialist presidential candidate (1900–20)
- informal short for debutante
Word Origin and History for debs
slang shortening of debutante, by 1920.