how to pronounce dub

/ˈdʌb/

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dub is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of dub in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… with a dub let's go and cory does not …”

meanings of dub

verb:

  1. To name, to entitle, to call.
  2. (heading) To strike, rub, or dress smooth; to dab.
  3. To make a noise by brisk drumbeats.
  4. To make a copy from an original or master audio tape.
  5. To open or close.
  6. To add sound to film or change audio on film.
  7. To clothe or invest; to ornament; to adorn.
  8. To replace the original soundtrack of a film with a synchronized translation.
  9. To strike cloth with teasels to raise a nap.
  10. To rub or dress with grease, as leather in the process of currying it.
  11. To dress a fishing fly.
  12. To mix audio tracks to produce a new sound; to remix.
  13. To do something badly.
  14. To dress with an adze.
  15. In golf, to execute a shot poorly.
  16. To prepare (a gamecock) for fighting, by trimming the hackles and cutting off the comb and wattles.
  17. (now historical) To confer knighthood; the conclusion of the ceremony was marked by a tap on the shoulder with a sword.
  18. To deem.

noun:

  1. An unskillful, awkward person.
  2. The replacement of a voice part in a movie or cartoon, particularly with a translation; an instance of dubbing.
  3. Initialism of dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
  4. A key, especially a master key; a lockpick.
  5. A blow, thrust, or poke.
  6. A style of reggae music involving mixing of different audio tracks.
  7. A piece of graffiti in metallic colour with a thick black outline.
  8. A wheel rim measuring 20 inches or more.
  9. A mostly instrumental remix with all or part of the vocals removed.
  10. A trend in music starting in 2009, in which bass distortion is synced off timing to electronic dance music.
  11. A pool or puddle.
  12. A twenty dollar sack of marijuana.
  13. A Dubliner.
  14. A lock.

name:

  1. University of Dublin, used especially following post-nominal letters indicating status as a graduate.

words with pronunciation similar to dub

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