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dub

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a clumsy, awkward person
  • even though I wasn't the most graceful skater on the ice, I thought I did well for a dub

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dub

verb

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1 to give a name to
  • I've dubbed my car the "Lone Ranger," although "Loan Raider" probably would have been more apt

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2 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way
  • he dubbed his first attempt at homemade wine, but he got it reasonably right on the second

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The first known use of dub was before the 12th century

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“Dub.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dub. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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