Definition of Nub

1. Noun. A small lump or protuberance.

Exact synonyms: Nubble
Generic synonyms: Bulge, Bump, Excrescence, Extrusion, Gibbosity, Gibbousness, Hump, Jut, Prominence, Protrusion, Protuberance, Swelling
Derivative terms: Nubby, Nubbly

2. Noun. A small piece. "A stub of a pencil"
Exact synonyms: Stub
Specialized synonyms: Nubbin
Generic synonyms: Part, Piece

3. Noun. The choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience. "The nub of the story"

Definition of Nub

1. v. t. To push; to nudge; also, to beckon.

2. n. A jag, or snag; a knob; a protuberance; also, the point or gist, as of a story.

Definition of Nub

1. Noun. (obsolete) The innermost section of a chrysalis in a silk cocoon. ¹

2. Noun. A small lump or knob. ¹

3. Noun. The essence or core of an issue, argument etc. ¹

4. Noun. (slang) The clitoris. ¹

5. Verb. (baseball) To hit the ball weakly. ¹

6. Noun. (Internet slang) A noob; a newcomer or incompetent. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Nub

1. a protuberance or knob [n -S]

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