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

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dub

dualled
dualling
dually
duals
duan
duane's syndrome
duans
duar
duarchies
duarchy
duars
duathlete
duathletes
duathlon
duathlons
dub (current term)
dub poetry
dub sack
dubash
dubb
dubbed
dubbeltjie
dubbeltjies
dubber
dubbers
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dubbing
dubbings
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dubbs

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