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fub

[ fuhb ]
/ fʌb /
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verb (used with object), fubbed, fub·bing.Archaic.
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Origin of fub

First recorded in 1605–15
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How to use fub in a sentence

  • She was obliged to invent excuses to “fub off,” when she could neither consent nor refuse.

    Jan of the Windmill|Juliana Horatia Ewing
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