Definition of Stub

1. Noun. A short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost.

Generic synonyms: Plant Part, Plant Structure



2. Verb. Pull up (weeds) by their roots.
Generic synonyms: Deracinate, Extirpate, Root Out, Uproot

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

4. Verb. Extinguish by crushing. "Stub out your cigarette now"
Generic synonyms: Blow Out, Extinguish, Quench, Snuff Out

5. Noun. A torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt.
Exact synonyms: Ticket Stub
Generic synonyms: Receipt
Specialized synonyms: Rain Check

6. Verb. Clear of weeds by uprooting them. "Stub a field"
Generic synonyms: Weed

7. Noun. The part of a check that is retained as a record.
Exact synonyms: Check Stub, Counterfoil
Generic synonyms: Record

8. Verb. Strike (one's toe) accidentally against an object. "She stubbed her toe in the dark and now it's broken"
Generic synonyms: Collide With, Hit, Impinge On, Run Into, Strike

9. Noun. The small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking).
Exact synonyms: Butt
Specialized synonyms: Cigar Butt, Cigarette Butt, Roach
Generic synonyms: Part, Portion

Definition of Stub

1. n. The stump of a tree; that part of a tree or plant which remains fixed in the earth when the stem is cut down; -- applied especially to the stump of a small tree, or shrub.

2. v. t. To grub up by the roots; to extirpate; as, to stub up edible roots.

Definition of Stub

1. Noun. Something blunted, stunted, or cut short, such as stubble or a stump. ¹

2. Noun. A piece of certain paper items, designed to be torn off and kept for record or identification purposes. ¹

3. Noun. (computing) A placeholder procedure that has the signature of the planned procedure but does not yet implement the intended behavior. ([ [ [ ¹

4. Noun. (computing) A procedure that translates requests from external systems into a format suitable for processing and then submits those requests for processing. ([ [ [ ¹

5. Noun. (context: wikis) A page providing only minimal information and intended for later development. ¹

6. Noun. The remaining part of the docked tail of a dog ¹

7. Noun. An unequal first or last interest calculation period, as a part of a financial swap contract ¹

8. Verb. To remove most of a tree, bush, or other rooted plant by cutting it close to the ground. ¹

9. Verb. To remove a plant by pulling it out by the roots. ¹

10. Verb. To jam, hit, or bump, especially a toe. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stub

1. to strike accidentally against a projecting object [v STUBBED, STUBBING, STUBS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stub

struthonians
struts
strutted
strutter
strutters
strutting
struttingly
struvite
struvites
strychnia
strychnic
strychnine
strychnines
stryphnic acid
stryve
stub (current term)
stub nail
stub out
stubbed
stubbedness
stubbie
stubbier
stubbies
stubbiest
stubbily
stubbiness
stubbing
stubble
stubble rash
stubbled

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