verb (used with object), grubbed, grub·bing.
verb (used without object), grubbed, grub·bing.
Origin of grub
Related formsgrub·ber, noun
Examples from the Web for grub
Nothing humbles an autocrat quite like the need to grub for votes.Memo: The Aaron Sorkin Model of Political Discourse Doesn't Actually Work|Megan McArdle|April 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then he rushed off to have a further talk with Matava, and, as he said, see about getting the Indian “some grub.”The Devil-Tree of El Dorado|Frank Aubrey
He wished that he could stop and lay in a supply of grub, but dared not risk it.Connie Morgan in Alaska|James B. Hendryx
Such were compelled to take Walkers line, go on foot and carry blankets and grub on their backs.Wigwam and War-path; Or the Royal Chief in Chains|A. B. (Alfred Benjamin) Meacham