dubbed dubbed  /ˈdəbd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the new sounds added by dubbing
  2. (v) give a nickname to
  3. (v) provide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language
  4. (v) raise (someone) to knighthood

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But Denver, dubbed the Napa of Beer, is the most tourist-friendly.
  2. The ladies of Wisteria Lane will be more than dubbed in Spanish.
  3. So he unveiled a paperback-size, battery-powered digital book reader dubbed the Kindle.

News

  1. Quincy offenders get rude wake-up -- arrest warrants

    In a sweep dubbed “Operation Rude Awakening,” Quincy police were joined by officers from Boston and other agencies early Wednesday to arrest dozens of alleged offenders with default warrants. They’ll be arraigned later in the day
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Braintree Forum

  2. Oakland: Police arrest accused serial bank robber dubbed 'Button Down Bandit'

    A 42-year-old Pittsburg man authorities dubbed the 'Button Down Bandit' for the collared, long-sleeve shirts he fancied was arrested Monday morning in Oakland, ending a nearly three-month investigation into eight East Bay heists, according to the FBI.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. Oakland police arrest suspected serial bank robber dubbed 'Button Down Bandit'

    A 42-year-old Pittsburg man authorities dubbed the "Button Down Bandit" for the collared, long-sleeve shirts he fancied was arrested Monday morning in Oakland, ending a nearly three-month investigation into eight East Bay heists, according to the FBI.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Contra Costa Times

Quotes

  1. "The Rambler automobile he championed ...... was the first American car designed and marketed for economy and mileage," Romney said. "He dubbed it a compact car, a car that would slay the gas-guzzling dinosaurs. It transformed the industry."
    on Feb 13, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Deseret News

  2. "I apologise to the entire Russian populace for my Russian, but hopefully it will be dubbed," Blanchett, her hair back to blonde, joked at a press conference.
    on May 17, 2008 By: Cate Blanchett Source: Reuters India

  3. "The AFL-CIO in New York has dubbed me their favorite sister," Clinton said. "I will use the bully pulpit as president."
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Forbes

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