Origin and Etymology of slub
First Known Use: 1834See Words from the same year
Recent Examples of slub from the Web
A blue slub check shirt ($55) and silver shot tie bar ($15) will look quite nice.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'slub.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of slub
Learn More about slub
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up slub? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).