dubbing dubbing  /ˈdə bɪŋ/


  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
  5. (n) a new soundtrack that is added to a film


Derived Word(s)



  1. Hollywood has for decades tolerated dubbing.
  2. Already, natives are dubbing it Pugetopolis.


  1. Greg Hardy seeks 50 sacks in Carolina Panthers' D

    After dubbing his defensive line "Monsters Inc.," Carolina Panthers end Greg Hardy said he's shooting for 50 sacks this coming season. What has Hardy so confident?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NFL.com

  2. Greg Hardy aiming for 50 sacks in Panthers defense

    After dubbing his defensive line "Monsters Inc.," Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is shooting for 50 sacks this season. What has the defensive end so confident?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NFL.com

  3. Commentary: Possible 'IRS-Gate'

    Many in the media are already castigating conservatives and Republicans for overreaching and overacting to what some are dubbing "IRS-Gate.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News


  1. "There is nowhere to hide when you're doing an a cappella song," Lachey told People. "There's no band behind you and dubbing. It's just you. It's just them naked on stage and what they have done to prepare is what will show through in that...
    on Nov 20, 2009 By: Nick Lachey Source: AceShowbiz (blog)

  2. "But it's also in the style of 'Out of Africa,'" Jackman tells C&I writer Joe Leydon. "And 'The African Queen.' And 'Titanic.' That kind of genre, whatever you'd call it. A big, epic, romantic adventure story. I've been doing some (dubbing)...
    on Oct 21, 2008 By: Hugh Jackman Source: MarketWatch

  3. "Rain or sun, I have a job in hand and I do it with all my sincerity. Right now I'm driving towards Chennai to complete the dubbing of the Tamil version of 'Pazhassi Raja'. Due to lack of time I'm not doing the Telegu and Hindi dubbing," said...
    on Aug 31, 2009 By: Mammootty Source: Times of India

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