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  1. cub, greenhorn, rookienoun

    an awkward and inexperienced youth

    young carnivore, greenhorn, sonny, rookie, laddie, sonny boy, lad

  2. cub, lad, laddie, sonny, sonny boynoun

    a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)

    bloke, young carnivore, greenhorn, fella, gent, feller, sonny, rookie, fellow, laddie, chap, cuss, blighter, sonny boy, lad

  3. cub, young carnivoreverb

    the young of certain carnivorous mammals such as the bear or wolf or lion

    young carnivore, greenhorn, sonny, rookie, laddie, sonny boy, lad

  4. cubverb

    give birth to cubs

    "bears cub every year"

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Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. baby bear

    Submitted by anonymous on January 17, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cubnoun

    whelp, young beast (especially a young bear)

  2. cubnoun

    [In contempt.] child, young boy or young girl

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "cub":

    cubs, ukr, pooh

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  1. The Colorado Springs Police Department:

    The quick-witted officers were able to get the cub into the back seat of a patrol car and brought her to nearby fire station 3, where a Department of Wildlife Ranger sedated the bear.

  2. La Cock:

    We do admit that if cubs are needed for cub interaction, we sometimes remove the cubs from their mothers. This is obviously stressful for the mother and we regret that it is necessary.

  3. Beth Kluttz:

    She thought she would impress the military by taking flying lessons. She had about 200 flying hours in, and flying a Piper Cub, and she thought that would impress the military and the Marine Corps, but when she got in there, they just put her behind the desk.

  4. Ann Bryant:

    All of a sudden out comes one cub, two cubs, three cubs, four cubs.

  5. Toronto Zoo:

    Er Shun is demonstrating excellent maternal instincts and began cleaning and cradling the first cub soon after its birth, while this is wonderful news, the tiny cubs are very vulnerable at this size, so the next several hours and days will be critical to their survival.

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