cub cub  /ˈkəb/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an awkward and inexperienced youth
  2. (n) a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)
  3. (n) the young of certain carnivorous mammals such as the bear or wolf or lion
  4. (v) give birth to cubs

Usage(s):

  1. A fluffy lion cub crouched, speed-stunned in Signer Mussolini's lap as the Dictator stepped upon the throttle of his racing car and sped toward Rome.
  2. A cub takes a playful bite of a relative's swishing tail in the African plains.
  3. A mother polar bear sleeps on the frozen tundra with her cub.

News

  1. Join Cub Scouts Pack 142 for fun all summer in Parsippany

    Cub Scouts Pack 142 is all about family-fun, like Estes rocket launches, Pinewood Derby, Raingutter Regatta, ands summer pool parties. The Scouts go camping in the fall and the spring. The entire family is invited to come as they tent camp in local parks or campgrounds.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Record

  2. Cub Found Up a Tree to be Rehabilitated, Released Back into the Wild

    LAKE TAHOE— Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care is taking in and rehabilitating a bear cub that was found near Meeks Bay last Thursday. The cub’s mother was found dead Thursday north of Meeks Bay – an alcove about 20 miles north …
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX40 Sacramento

  3. Cub Energy Inc. Director Announcement

    Cub Energy Inc. announces that James Pavitt has informed the Board that he is unable to serve as a director of the Company.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "When I knew I had the opportunity to become a Cub, I was really hoping that this would be my landing ground," Byrd said.
    on Dec 31, 2009 By: Marlon Byrd Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Geremi began his career as a Cub, leading our staff with 11 wins as a rookie in 1997, and despite an arm injury, helping the club early in the season a year later to an eventually post-season appearance," Hendry said in a statement. "The...
    on May 26, 2008 By: Jim Hendry Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. "I thought I was going to be a Cub in December," Roberts said before the game. "I didn't know what was going to happen. ...... Once the season started you just kinda go out and play your spot and the rest will take care of itself. I really...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Brian Roberts Source: ESPN

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