Definition of Dub

1. Noun. The new sounds added by dubbing.

Generic synonyms: Auditory Sensation, Sound

2. Verb. Give a nickname to. "They dub him "Bobby""
Exact synonyms: Nickname
Generic synonyms: Call, Name
Derivative terms: Nickname

3. Verb. Provide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language. "Sam and Sue dub the movie "

4. Verb. Raise (someone) to knighthood. ; "The Beatles were knighted"
Exact synonyms: Knight
Generic synonyms: Ennoble, Entitle, Gentle
Derivative terms: Knight

Definition of Dub

1. v. t. To confer knighthood upon; as, the king dubbed his son Henry a knight.

2. v. i. To make a noise by brisk drumbeats.

3. n. A blow.

4. n. A pool or puddle.

Definition of Dub

1. Verb. (transitive) To confer knighthood; the conclusion of the ceremony was marked by a tap on the shoulder with the sword. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) to name, to entitle, to call ¹

3. Verb. (transitive) to deem ¹

4. Verb. To make a copy from an original or master audio tape. ¹

5. Verb. To copy the audio track onto a film. ¹

6. Verb. To replace the original soundtrack of a film with a synchronized translation ¹

7. Verb. To mix audio tracks to produce a new sound; to remix. ¹

8. Noun. (music) A mostly instrumental remix with all or part of the vocals removed. ¹

9. Noun. (music) A style of reggae music involving mixing of different audio tracks. ¹

10. Noun. (music) A growing trend of music from 2009 to current in which bass distortion is synced off timing to electronic dance music. ¹

11. Noun. (slang) A twenty dollar sack of marijuana. ¹

12. Noun. (slang) Wheel rims measuring 20 inches or more. ¹

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Definition of Dub

1. to confer knighthood on [v DUBBED, DUBBING, DUBS]

Medical Definition of Dub

1. 1. To confer knight. The conclusion of the ceremony was marked by a tap on the shoulder with the sword. 2. To invest with any dignity or new character; to entitle; to call. "A man of wealth is dubbed a man of worth." (Pope) 3. To clothe or invest; to ornament; to adorn. "His diadem was dropped down Dubbed with stones." (Morte d'Arthure) 4. To strike, rub, or dress smooth; to dab; as: To dress with an adz; as, to dub a stick of timber smooth. To strike cloth with teasels to raise a nap. To rub or dress with grease, as leather in the process of cyrrying it. To prepare for fighting, as a gamecock, by trimming the hackles and cutting off the comb and wattles. To dub a fly, to dress a fishing fly. To dub out, to fill out, as an uneven surface, to a plane, or to carry out a series of small projections. Origin: AS. Dubban to strike, beat ("dubbade his sunu . . . To ridere." AS. Chron. An 1086); akin to Icel. Dubba; cf. OF. Adouber (prob. Fr. Icel) a chevalier, Icel. Dubba til riddara. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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