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slub

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transitive verb \ˈsləb\

Definition of slub

slubbedslub·bing

  1. :  to draw out and twist (as slivers of wool) slightly



Origin of slub

back-formation from slubbing


First Known Use: 1834

Rhymes with slub


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slub

noun

Definition of slub

  1. :  a soft thick uneven section in a yarn or thread



1851

First Known Use of slub

1851


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