[ fluhb-duhb ]
/ ˈflʌbˌdʌb /
pretentious nonsense or show; airs.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of flubdub
An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; origin uncertain
Words nearby flubdub
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Example sentences from the Web for flubdub
Please her, you know—she's crazy on this society stunt—all flubdub to me of course.The Adventures of Jimmie Dale|Frank L. Packard