pube

noun
\ ˈpyüb How to pronounce pube (audio) \
plural pubes

Definition of pube

informal
: a pubic hair While I've been hibernating in holy matrimony, it turns out that an increasing number of men … are going utterly hairless in their private regions. … I first heard about the fad from a single girlfriend of mine. "I haven't seen a male pube in a long time," she said.— Starshine Roshell — compare pubes

First Known Use of pube

1968, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pube

taken as singular of pubes

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“Pube.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pube. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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